January 30, 2014 3.27 pm This story is over 94 months old

Four Lincoln Prison officers assaulted by inmate

Prison assault: Four prison officers at Lincoln Prion have been assaulted by a prisoner.

Four prison officers at HMP Lincoln Prison have been assaulted by a prisoner.

One of the officers sustained a serious injury, police said.

The incident happened on Friday, January 24 (corrected following police clarification).

Lincolnshire Police said it is investigating the incident at the jail on Greetwell Road in Lincoln.

The prison service is assisting police with their enquiries.

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