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9 security officials injured after assaults at Menard Correctional Center in IL

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
MENARD, IL (KFVS) -

The Illinois Department of Corrections is investigating several staff assaults that occurred at Menard Correctional Center on Friday, June 16.

Nine members of Menard's security staff were treated for non-life threatening injuries, and one offender was sent to an area hospital for non-life threatening injuries. 

We will have more information as it becomes available.

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