Alvin Chiniquay 40, had just arrived at the Calgary Remand Centre a few days before the beating after being picked up for shoplifting. On
September 9th Chiniquay was attacked by Marlon Ledesma 32, Chiniquay’s family fear the attack was a hate crime. The entire attack was caught on camera.
Chiniquay was sent to hospital where he remained on life support until he passed away 10 days later. Ledesma the cellmate of Chiniquay is facing a first degree murder charge.