Prison Guard Stabbed

Lauderdale County, Miss.

Officials say a prison guard was stabbed Thursday at East Mississippi Correctional Facility in Lost Gap.

Investigators say the guard received minor injuries that required a few stitches.

The incident is being investigated by the Lauderdale County Sheriff's Department.

The case will be presented to the next grand jury.

This is the second time in a month that a guard has been stabbed at the prison.


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