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.