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.
“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.