Daily Archives: February 11, 2018

New York City prison guard seriously injured in attack by 6 inmates, authorities say

6 inmates on Rikers Island fractured a correction officer’s spine during a beatdown Saturday evening.  (AP/File) In what authorities said was a premeditated beatdown, a gang of six Rikers Island prison inmates attacked a New York City correction officer Saturday. The unidentified 39-year-old officer was hospitalized in serious condition, Michael Skelly, a spokesman for the Correction Officers Benevolent Association, told ...

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