1st-degree murder charge laid in inmate death
An inmate at the Edmonton Institution has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of another inmate.
The 24-year-old is charged in the death of Mason Tex Montgrand, 21.
Montgrand, a gang member from Saskatchewan, was stabbed during a fight at the maximum security prison on Aug. 16.
The fight was caught on videotape. Corrections officials said the suspect in stabbing was the member of another Saskatchewan gang.
Montgrand's death is Edmonton's 34th homicide of 2011.