Prison guards assaulted by inmates


POLKTON, N.C. (AP) – Authorities in North Carolina say two supervisors were stabbed and two correctional officers sustained other

injuries after being attacked at a state prison. A statement from the department said a lieutenant and a sergeant and a lieutenant

were stabbed by inmates and taken to local hospitals for treatment. In addition, a department spokesman says two correctional

officers were assaulted with a broom handle.


Copyright 2016 The Associated Press

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