PONCE – An inmate was found dead at around 12:07 am on Saturday, at the Ponce 500 Institution of the Sargento Pedro J. Rodríguez Mateo Correctional Complex (Las Cucharas), in Ponce.
According to the preliminary report, a call was received from the Correctional Complex about the death of the inmate. He himself was identified as Wilson Cruz Ponce, 44.
Dr. Marieemma Mage certified death. It was also indicated that at the time the inmate did not show signs of violence.
Personnel from the Ponce Criminal Investigation Corps investigate.