Inmate Death Notification - Arvizo

April 24, 2017

ARIZONA DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS

1601 W. JEFFERSON
PHOENIX, ARIZONA 85007
(602) 542-3133

www.azcorrections.gov

 

 

DOUGLAS A. DUCEY
GOVERNOR

CHARLES L. RYAN
DIRECTOR

NEWS RELEASE
For Immediate Release

 

Inmate Death Notification

PHOENIX – (Monday, April 24, 2017) - Inmate Jesse J. Arvizo, 27, ADC #241872, died on April 23 from an apparent act of self-harm. Staff observed him unresponsive in his assigned housing location and began performing life-saving measures until paramedics arrived.

Arvizo returned to ADC custody in 2015 when he was sentenced out of Maricopa County to four years and six months in prison for robbery.

His assigned housing location was ASPC-Lewis.

All inmate deaths are investigated in consultation with the county medical examiner’s office.

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