Two men charged with murdering Hakea prisoner

Hakea Prison. Photo: SWI Fencing
Hakea Prison. Photo: SWI Fencing

TWO West Australian prisoners have been charged with murdering a fellow inmate.

Guards found Alf Deon Eades, 46, injured in his cell at Hakea Prison on February 26.

He was rushed to Royal Perth Hospital but died on March 11.

Two men, both 22, were charged with murder, but police said the investigation is ongoing.

Brandon Shaquille Taylor faced Armadale Magistrates Court on Tuesday and will be back in court on April 24.

The other man is scheduled to appear in Northbridge Magistrates Court on Saturday.