Maine corrections dept. reports death at Maine State Prison

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 11:00am

The Maine Department of Corrections (MDOC) reported the death of a prisoner of the Maine State Prison in Warren.

At approximately 1:26 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15, MDOC prisoner David Sirois passed away at the Maine State Prison. Mr. Sirois’s passing was attended by staff of the prison, according to a news release from the DOC.

Consistent with the Department’s policy and Attorney General’s Office protocols, the State Police and Medical Examiner were notified.

On August 27, 2018, Mr. Sirois was sentenced to the Maine Department of Corrections to serve a 3-year sentence for Unlawful Sexual Contact. He was scheduled for release on June 16, 2021.

Mr. Sirois was 64 years old from Aroostook County.