Inquest opens into Highpoint death

An inquest has been formally opened into the death of a prisoner at Highpoint Prison at Stradishall.

Neil McGuigan, 48, died at the prison on July 14.

On Tuesday a hearing at Bury St Edmunds was told by Suffolk Coroner Dr Peter Dean that a post mortem examination had failed to show a cause of death and the results of further tests were now awaited.

Dr Dean adjourned the inquest to a date to yet to be fixed to allow enquiries to be made.