Ariz. inmates assaults 2 corrections officers
Less than a dozen inmates were involved in the disturbance
By C1 Staff
KINGMAN, Ariz. — Less than a dozen inmates were involved in an altercation that ended in injuries for two corrections officers.
The disturbance was broken up quickly, according to KTAR, and the officers were released from the hospital after being treated for minor injuries. The inmates involved were taken out of normal housing and placed in detention, according to Spokesman Issa Arnita.
He also stated that Arizona’s Department of Corrections criminal investigations unit will investigate the incident for possible criminal proceedings.