$25K fine leveled against Minn. Correctional Facility-Stillwater in connection to officer's death

$25K fine leveled against Minn. Correctional Facility-Stillwater in connection to officer's death Photo: KSTP-TV

February 20, 2019 01:31 PM

The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry has leveled a $25,000 penalty against the Minnesota Correctional Facility-Stillwater in connection to the death of corrections officer Joseph Gomm. 

Gomm was assaulted by an inmate at the facility on July 18, 2018. Edward Muhammed Johnson, an inmate at MCF-Stillwater at the time, is facing two counts of first-degree murder and one count of second-degree assault in connection to the fatal assault of Gomm. 

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