Saturday Jul 19
MDOC: All inmates hurt in fight are back in prison
All nine inmates injured in a fight this month in a private prison in Mississippi are out of the hospital and back in prison.
Four guards eyed in Mississippi prison football fight
A plan to toss footballs packed with cellphones and knives into a prison is to blame for a brawl that injured nine inmates, Mississippi's top prison official said Tuesday.
The Mississippi Press
Man's arrest for smuggling contraband in footballs sparked Walnut Grove prison riot
Mississippi Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps says a prison fight in which nine inmates were stabbed was related to an attempt to smuggle contraband into the Walnut Grove prison.
The Jackson Sun
9 inmates hurt in fight at prison in Mississippi
A fight that injured nine inmates at a privately run prison in central Mississippi was related to an attempt to bring in banned items, state Corrections Commissioner Chris Epps said Friday.
Inmates injured in prison fight
FOR HIS LIFE TONIGHT. HE WAS ONE OF NINE MEN INJURED DURING A RIOT AT THE WALNUT GROVE CORRECTIONAL FACILITY.
6 inmates hurt in disturbance at Miss. prison
Six inmates suffered cuts and stab wounds during a disturbance at the privately-run prison at Walnut Grove in Leake County.