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Disturbance at Federal Prison in Pollock

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POLLOCK, La. (KALB News Channel 5) - Six inmates were injured in fights at the Federal Correctional Institute in Pollock. 

According to prison officials just before 2 p.m. fights between numerous inmates started in the prison's recreation yard.

Officials say six inmates were injured and had to be taken to local hospitals for treatment.

No staff members were hurt in the fights and the prison remains secure and on lockdown.

Prison officials say all inmates are accounted for and the public was never in any danger, the cause of the fights is under investigation. 

 

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