REPORT FROM THE DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY – Yesterday at approximately 4:10 p.m., inmate Jonathan Ibana, born July 17, 1980, was pronounced dead.

Preliminary reports rule the death as an apparent suicide.

He was single-celled in the Halawa Correctional Facility Special Holdings Unit.

At this time Honolulu Police and the Internal Affairs Office with the Department of Public Safety are investigating.