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IDOC: Pinckneyville facility on level 4 lockdown

PINCKNEYVILLE, IL (KFVS) -

The Illinois Department of Corrections' Pinckneyville facility is on a level 4 lockdown.

According to the spokesperson, it is on lockdown while they investigate an altercation involving seven inmates inside of the dining room.

They say there were no major injuries.

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