Sask. Pen locked down since fatal melee
The fight involving about 30 prisoners happened in the gym at the federal institution in Prince Albert.
Courtney Dallas Cook, serving a sentence of more than two years for dangerous operation of a motor vehicle causing death and failing to comply with a probation order, was killed. Prison officials were unable to say Monday how Cook died, what caused the fight or whether weapons were involved
Saskatchewan Penitentiary is a federal prison with 503 medium-security inmates and 166 maximum-security inmates.
Police, the provincial coroner's office, and the Correctional Service of Canada are investigating Cook's death. No charges have been laid yet.