ATMORE, Ala. (WKRG) — Three inmates at Holman Prison were hurt in an assault on Friday night. Eleven inmates were involved in the assault. According to the Alabama Department of Corrections, two inmates were taken to the hospital and treated after they were stabbed. A third was treated at the infirmary at the prison. All three are expected to be ok.
A correction emergency response team was deployed by ADOC to assist the Holman prison staff, as a precaution after the incident. According to prison officials, the inmate-on-inmate assault was isolated to just one housing area. No other inmates were involved. Prison officials say the eight inmates identified as suspects were moved to different facilities. No names have been released. Details on what led to the incident have not been released.