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Leonard Swan sentenced for setting jail cell on fire sparking four hour riot at Wellington Correctional Centre

Zaarkacha Marlan
By Zaarkacha Marlan
Updated May 27 2022 - 7:08am, first published May 26 2022 - 11:51pm
Leonard Swan, 26, was an inmate at Wellington Correctional Centre when he and his cellmate lit a mattress on fire inside their cell before a four hour riot broke out in April 2020. Photo: AMY McINTYRE

An inmate who helped set his cell on fire which sparked a four hour riot at Wellington Correctional Centre will remain behind bars until June.

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Zaarkacha Marlan

Court and crime reporter at the Daily Liberal. Formerly the sole journalist for the Nyngan Observer, Narromine News and Trangie Advocate. Get in touch via z.marlan@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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