Second day of trouble at the Mount prison as inmates ‘seize wing’

Second day of trouble at the Mount prison as inmates ‘seize wing’
 

Riot officers were deployed to a prison for the second day running after inmates reportedly seized control of a wing.
Prisoners armed with weapons were said to have taken over HMP The Mount’s Nash wing, which houses up to 250 inmates.
Personnel from the Tornado team were called in again less than 24 hours after spearheading efforts to restore order at the Category C adult male training prison.
A Ministry of Justice spokesman said: ‘Specially trained prison staff have been deployed to HMP The Mount to resolve an incident involving a number of prisoners.
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1 August 2017 in Hot News, Views: 30
Source: Metro
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