DOC Confirms 2 Corrections Officers Injured in Assault at Faribault Facility

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Department of Corrections

November 05, 2018 11:10 AM

The Department of Corrections confirms two corrections officers were injured as the result of an assault Sunday night at the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Faribault.

DOC spokesperson Sarah Fitzgerald said the two injured officers were taken to the hospital but have since been released. The inmate was immediately put in restrictive housing, and the facility is currently in lockdown.

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