Inmate Death Notification - Aguilar

Arizona Department of Corrections

For Immediate Release

October 24, 2017

PHOENIX (Tuesday, October 24, 2017) – Inmate Randy N. Aguilar, 29, ADC #219831, died on October 23 after staff conducting a security check discovered him in his cell engaged in an apparent act of self-harm using a bed sheet tied to a bunk rail. Staff immediately intervened and attempted life-saving measures until paramedics arrived.

Aguilar was returned to ADC custody on October 17 after violating terms of his community supervision on a sentence out of Maricopa County to 10.5 years for armed robbery.

His assigned housing location was ASPC-Phoenix.

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