Prisoner found with serious head injuries

By Carl Jackson Thursday 31 January 2013 Updated: 31/01 16:41

AN INVESTIGATION has been opened after a man was found in his cell at HMP Hewell suffering with serious head injuries.

West Midlands Ambulance Service confirmed a crew was sent to the Tardebigge based prison on Monday (January 28) about 1.45pm and took the man to hospital.

Police visited HMP Hewell later in the afternoon and four men were arrested in connection with the incident.

A spokesman from West Mercia Police said the men were helping them with their enquiries and the prison authorities were fully co-operating with their investigation.

A spokeswoman from the Prison Service said the matter was now in the hands of the police.

Share This

Popular »

1 Council seizes derelict properties

2 Go meat free for St George

3 Sheep stolen from Alvechurch

4 The search is on to find Redditch and Alcester heroines

5 Serious sexual assault at lake

More news »

Metal thieves strike at building site

More than £1,000 worth of metal has been

Competition: Valentine's Day meal for Redditch's most romantic

LOVE is in the air and the Standard

County woman scoops £1million jackpot

A COUNTY woman has scooped £1million on the

Skelton takes on Air Ambulance role

ALCESTER’S Olympic showjumping champion has been appointed as

Regional news »


Bromsgrove Standard
More events planned as Libby Mae charity reaches £50,000

A BROMSGROVE charity which has raised more than £50,000 for ...

Stratford Observer
Shakespeare - England ultimate claim to fame

SHAKESPEARE is England's ultimate claim to fame. The Bard won ...

Evesham Observer
Win pair of tickets to NEC Baby Show

THE BABY Show is returning to the NEC in Birmingham ...