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Prison altercation sends two inmates to the hospital

Prison altercation sends two inmates to the hospital

By Krista Hostetler. CREATED Jun 19, 2013

Carson City, NV (KTNV) -- Two Nevada inmates were taken to the hospital following an altercation.

On Tuesday at approximately 4 p.m., a disturbance developed between two rival groups in a housing unit at Warm Springs Correctional Center.

As a result, one inmate was transported to the hospital with multiple stab wounds to the upper body, but was in stable condition.

A second inmate was also transported to the hospital for minor injuries he sustained during the incident.

The institution remains on controlled movement, pending further investigation and review.

Krista Hostetler

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Krista Hostetler is currently the Senior Web Editor for ktnv.com and KTNV Mobile.