Prisoner killed by other inmate at Leuven Gaol

A prisoner that was being held at Leuven Prison’s relief jail on the city’s Maria Theresiastraat has died after having been attacked by a fellow prisoner. 

The man was waiting in a waiting room to be taken to court when he was attacked. Another prisoner attacked him, hitting him on the head.

The emergency services attended the scene but were unable to save the man. He died at the prison of his injuries.  

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