Correctional Officer Injured in Attack
Another correctional officer has been attacked and stabbed by an inmate at the North Branch Correctional Institution in Cresaptown. The officer is simply identified as a four year veteran who suffered injuries that did not appear to be of a life-threatening nature. He was taken to the hospital by the Cresaptown Volunteer Fire Department ambulance. The inmate has been identified and the weapon has been recovered. As a precaution, the prison was placed on lockdown, following the 8:40 a.m. incident today.