Corrections officer stabbed by inmate at Sussex I State Prison

Posted at 9:59 PM, Oct 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-24 22:04:59-04

SUSSEX Co., Va. – An inmate stabbed a corrections officer at Sussex I State Prison Wednesday afternoon, a spokesperson with the Virginia Department of Corrections told News 3.

The spokesperson said the officer was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. The officer was released from the hospital Wednesday evening.

There is no further information.

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