https://www.perthnow.com.au/news/cl...il&utm_campaign=PerthNow+PM+Update+18/02/2019 WA Prisons Commissioner Tony Hassall said Mr Edwards was found by staff bleeding from his right ear. A pencil was found nearby. The other 21 prisoners in the protection unit were placed in lockdown. Mr Hassall said when officers found Mr Edwards, he refused to tell them what had happened. Officers from the Department of Corrective Service and police have launched a full investigation into what happened and how the 50 year-old could be kept safe inside prison.