JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - The Mississippi Department of Corrections is investigating a disturbance that left a prison guard injured
Department spokesman Grace Simmons Fisher says the guard was in stable condition in a hospital Friday after the incident Thursday night at the Mississippi State Penitentiary at Parchman. The department did not release the guard’s name.
Multiple prison staff members responded to a disturbance in a building in Unit 29. Fisher says some inmates were injured but did not require hospitalization.
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