FAIRFIELD TOWNSHIP - A spokesman with the Federal Bureau of Prisons confirmed Sunday that "a staff shooting death" took place Saturday at the federal prison in Fairton.

Spokesman Ed Ross said in an e-mail that the shooting occurred "at FCI Fairton on institution property, but outside the secure perimeter."

Ross added that "foul play is not suspected."

He said the next of kin were being notified. The identity of the victim has not yet been released.

Ross said an investigation would be completed.