Employee found unresponsive at Halawa Correctional Facility

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The Department of Public Safety has confirmed that a Halawa Correctional Facility employee was found unresponsive in a staff bathroom at approximately 3:10 p.m. 

A source tells us that the employee was a cook at the facility.

Facility medical staff responded to provide medical assistance and confirmed his death shortly thereafter. 

EMS was called and responded to the scene.  

The DPS says that the Honolulu Police, Attorney General’s Office Investigators and Public Safety Internal Affairs are at the facility to investigate the death.  

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