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Male Inmate found deceased at Saint John Regional Correctional Center

Thu May 30, 2013

The Saint John Police Force received a call on May 28th, 2013 at 1:20pm to the Saint John Regional Correctional Center, Old Black River Road, where an inmate was found to be unresponsive in his cell.

Adam Lee Steven PREST, 39 years old, had passed away at the Correctional Facility. The Saint John Police Force Major Crime Unit was charged with investigating the death. The investigation determined that no foul play was present and no criminal offences occurred.

Adam PREST was recently charged on May 22, 2013, with 2nd degree murder in Rothesay, NB.

Any further inquiries shall be done through the Department of Public Safety.