Inmate at maximum security prison stabbed to death
An inmate at the maximum security prison west of Melbourne has been stabbed to death.
The 23-year-old man was set upon just before 7pm last night.
Emergency services were called to Port Phillip Prison at Truganina, following reports of a stabbing.
Paramedics worked on the prisoner before pronouncing him dead about an hour later.
Police are now investigating.
They’ve since detained a number of people inside Port Philip Prison, in relation to the incident.