Youth block of adult prison to shut after teen's death

By Aaron Bunch
Updated November 30 2023 - 4:40pm, first published 4:37pm
The controversial Unit 18 youth facility at Casuarina Prison is to be closed and replaced. (Aaron Bunch/AAP PHOTOS)
The controversial Unit 18 youth facility at Casuarina Prison is to be closed and replaced. (Aaron Bunch/AAP PHOTOS)

The death of an Indigenous teenager from a self-inflicted injury has prompted Western Australia's government to close a youth detention facility.

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