- Associated Press - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

ELMORE, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama Department of Corrections inmate is recovering after a stabbing incident inside the state prison in Elmore.

WSFA-TV (https://bit.ly/2e8pqY8 ) reports it happened Monday about 2:20 p.m. Officials say an inmate at the Staton Correctional Facility in Elmore County was stabbed. The stabbing happened during a fight with another inmate.

The inmate was transported to a hospital for treatment. Prison officials described the injuries as non-life-threatening.

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Information from: WSFA-TV, https://www.wsfa.com/

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