FLORENCE (Friday, March 27, 2020) – Inmate Samuel Rotondo, 47, ADC #102015,
died on Saturday, March 21 from an apparent act of self-harm. Prison staff discovered
him Saturday unresponsive in his housing location. Staff attempted life-saving measures
until responding paramedics arrived on scene and pronounced him deceased at 5:10 p.m.
Rotondo returned to ADC in 2001 after he was sentenced out of Maricopa County to
serve life in prison for 1 st degree murder, attempted murder, aggravated assault and theft.
His assigned housing location was ASPC-Eyman.
All inmate deaths are investigated in consultation with the county medical examiner’s