Frederick Ashley, inmate at Colorados Supermax prison, pronounced dead

An inmate in Colorado’s Supermax prison was found unresponsive and taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

At about 12:05 a.m. Thursday, staff at the U.S. Penitentiary ADMAX, Florence, found 47-year-old Frederick James Ashley in an “unresponsive” state, according to a news release.

Staff “initiated life-saving measures” and Ashley was taken by emergency medical services to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Ashley was sentenced in Oregon to a 22-year term at Supermax for armed bank robbery, the release stated. He has been in custody since July 14, 2017.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation has been notified of his death.

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