Prisoner 'head trauma' death

A pensioner serving a nine-month prison sentence for voyeurism died of "serious head trauma", a post mortem has revealed. Serial peeping tom Alan Goode, aged 73, was found dead in his cell at HMP Lincoln in the early hours of yesterday morning.

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Jailed voyeur 'died of serious head trauma' in cell

A pensioner serving a nine-month prison sentence for voyeurism died of "serious head trauma", a post mortem has revealed.

Serial peeping tom Alan Goode, aged 73, was found dead in his cell by prison staff at HMP Lincoln in the early hours of yesterday morning.

A 35-year-old inmate thought to have been sharing Goode's cell has been arrested and bailed over his death.

Goode was jailed in October after he was found lying on the floor of a women's toilet cubicle at a Leicester shopping centre.

Charity urges probe into jail death of 'frail pensioner'

A prison reform charity has called for an investigation into the death of 73-year-old Lincoln Prison inmate Alan Goode, who was serving a nine-month sentence for voyeurism.

Juliet Lyon, director of the charity Prison Reform Trust, said:

Investigations by police, Prisons Ombudsman and the Prison Service must examine how a frail pensioner's troubled life came to such a brutal end in Lincoln jail.

– Juliet Lyon

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'Cellmate arrested' after peeping Tom found dead

Voyeur Alan Goode was found dead in his cell at Lincoln Prison. Credit: Rui Vieira/PA Archive

A 35-year-old inmate has been arrested in connection with the murder of convicted voyeur Alan Goode at Lincoln Prison.

The arrested man is understood to have been sharing a cell with Goode, a serial peeping Tom who was found dead in his cell this morning.

Ministry of Justice confirm prisoner death

The Ministry of Justice have confirmed that 73-year-old Alan Goode was found dead in his cell early this morning.

A Prison Service spokesperson said:

HMP Lincoln prisoner Alan Goode (dob 25/8/40) was found by staff in his cell at around 5:45am on Thursday October 31.

An ambulance attended and he was pronounced dead at the scene. This is now a matter for the police.

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