Inmate Death Notification - Gonzalez

May 9, 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

FLORENCE (Tuesday, May 9, 2017) – Inmate Pedro S. Gonzalez, 60, ADC #235043, died on May 8 from an apparent act of self-harm. Staff observed him unresponsive in his assigned housing location and conducted life-saving measures until paramedics arrived.

Gonzalez returned to ADC custody in 2017 when he was sentenced out of Maricopa County to 12 years in prison for 2nd degree murder.

His assigned housing location was ASPC-Eyman.

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

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