BUCKEYE (Thursday, March 26, 2020) – Inmate Michael R. Ochoa, 43, ADC #109017, died on March 20 at Banner Estrella Medical Center. He was transported to the hospital on March 12.
Ochoa returned to ADC custody in 2004 after he was sentenced to life in prison out of Maricopa County for 1st degree murder and attempted murder.
His assigned housing location was ASPC-Lewis.
All inmate deaths are investigated in consultation with the county medical examiner’s office.