Youth Correctional Center, Mandan, North Dakota
January 28, 2018
Four teenage detainees attacked guards and destroyed property in an alleged attempt to escape the facility. The detainees were housed in Pine Cottage, one of the housing units of the facility. State troopers responding to the incident shot the teens with bean bag rounds.
In the aftermath of the event, four teens were charged, some with felonies. The charges included assault, escape, and “terrorizing.”
“Teen appears in court for riot at the Youth Correctional Center“, The Bismark Tribune, May 7, 2019.
“4 face charges in alleged riot at North Dakota youth prison“, The Virginian Pilot, May 8, 2019.
“Rapid City teen accused in alleged prison riot“, KEVN, May 8, 2019.
“4 face charges in alleged riot at Youth Correctional Center near Mandan“, KX NET, Associated Press, May 8, 2019.
“Rapid City teen facing adult charges in North Dakota“, KOTA TV, May 9, 2019.