WILKINSON CO., Miss. (WLBT) - Two correctional officers at the Wilkinson County Correctional Facility were attacked Friday afternoon. It happened around 1:30 p.m. in a housing unit.
An offender at the facility attacked the correctional officers and then was quickly subdued.
The officers were treated for their injuries and were later taken to a local hospital for additional treatment. Their injuries are not life threatening.
The incident is now under investigation.