Two face charges in prison fight; drugs seized

The Prison Emergency Response Team (PERT) and Tabor city Police captured the two suspects and recovered the contraband.
By Jefferson Weaver

Revised on: 10.22.2019 at 02:08 p.m.

Posted on: 10.22.2019 at 04:06 p.m. |

Two inmates were charged with assault after allegedly jumping another prisoner Oct. 15, stabbing him with homemade “shanks”.

Police reports show that Ptl. C. Cotton was dispatched to the Tabor City prison around 8:30 p.m. in response to the 6:20 p.m. incident.

Prison officials reported that the inmates attacked the victim

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