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East Mississippi Correctional Facility on lockdown following May 15 fight

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LAUDERDALE COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

The East Mississippi Correctional Facility is investigating a fight in one of the housing units that started around 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 15.

Three inmates were injured. Two were transported to a local hospital to be treated. One has since returned to the facility. The third inmate was treated at the facility.

None of the injuries are life-threatening.

The investigation is ongoing.

The facility has been on lockdown since the fight.

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