Man charged with beating prisoner to death in his cell at HMP Peterborough

HMP Peterborough where the murder took place before the accused's transfer to Milton Keynes

HMP Peterborough where the murder took place before the accused's transfer to Milton Keynes

A prisoner who was arrested following the murder of an inmate at HMP Peterborough in December last year (2015) has been charged.

Terry Ojuederie, 42, from Watford near London, was pronounced dead at the scene on December 9 after police were called with reports of violence inside HMP Peterborough at about 1.45am.

A 25-year-old man, also a prisoner at HMP Peterborough, was arrested on the day and charged yesterday (March 2) with the murder of Terrence Ojuederie.

It is understood the victim shared his cell with one other man.

Following the incident he was transferred to HMP Woodhill in Milton Keynes and bailed in order for him to continue serving his sentence. He is due to appear at Peterborough Magistrates’ Court on April 6.