LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) — Officers sustained bruises and lacerations while trying to seize contraband on the night of Nov. 2 in the Delta Regional Unit in Dermott. Multiple inmates attacked the two officers, according to a press release from the Arkansas Department of Correction.
Neither officer required treatment other than the use of over-the-counter medication. After the assault, inmates broke windows in the housing area.
Officers were able to regain control of the unit.