The inmate who was stabbed succumbed to his wounds and was pronounced dead by a prison doctor. His name is being withheld pending next-of-kin notification.
Four inmates suffered injuries. Two were airlifted to a hospital; a third was taken by ambulance to an area hospital. The fourth was treated at the prison. Their conditions are not known at this time.
SVSP administrators have limited inmate movement on the facility where the incident occurred to facilitate the investigation.
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September 15, 2012
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