BUCKEYE (Thursday, September 9, 2021) - Inmate Anthony P. Rinaldi, 36, ADCRR #286650, died on September 8 from an apparent act of self-harm by hanging. Prison staff discovered him unresponsive in his assigned housing location Wednesday night. Responding paramedics transported him to the hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased.
Rinaldi was admitted into ADCRR in 2013 after he was sentenced out of Maricopa County for 2nd degree murder, aggravated assault and disorderly conduct.
His assigned housing location was ASPC-Lewis.
All inmate deaths are investigated in consultation with the county medical examiner’s office.