Lanesboro Correctional Institution, Polkton, North Carolina September 29, 2016 Two prison officials, a lieutenant and a sergeant, were stabbed by prisoners and then flown to a hospital in critical condition. Two other guards were assaulted with a broom handle. The prison was then placed on lockdown.
Citation:
“4 injured in Lanesboro prison attack”, Richmond County Daily Journal, September 29, 2016. “Staff stabbed, guards attacked with broom handle at N.C. prison,” CBS News, September 29, 2016.