Inmates charged for attacking guards

Inmates charged for attacking guards

LAWTON, OK (KSWO) - Six inmates from a Lawton correctional facility were charged Thursday for attacking three prison guards.

The incident took place in December at the Lawton Geo Prison.

Court affidavits show five of the inmates beat two of the workers, while another inmate pepper sprayed a third officer.

All six are charged with assault and battery on a correctional officer, which is a felony.

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