Three inmates injured in disturbance at Cummins unit – Arkansas News

Three inmates injured in disturbance at Cummins unit – Arkansas News

Friday, September 15, 2017








Three inmates injured in disturbance at Cummins unit





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Three inmates were injured in a disturbance that began last night at 11:00 p.m. at the Cummins Unit, located in Grady, Arkansas, according to a release from the Arkansas Department of Correction. It is unclear, at this time, the level of injury suffered by the prisoners.

Here’s is the full release from ADC:

Last night at approximately 11:00 p.m., correctional officers at the Cummins Unit in Grady Arkansas, began responding to a disturbance in a single housing area within the unit. An as yet undetermined number of inmates were involved in breaking windows and damaging surveillance equipment within the housing area/barracks. Correctional officers were able to regain control of the situation. Three inmates sustained injuries during the disturbance which required that they be transported to area hospitals for treatment. No correctional officers were injured.

Investigators from the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division responded…

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