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By The The Tribune-Review
Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, 9:27 p.m.

An inmate at the State Correctional Institution in Pittsburgh was stabbed on Wednesday, city police were told.

Pittsburgh police received an alert from the Woods Run facility at 6:45 p.m. saying that an inmate suffered minor wounds in the stabbing.

State Department of Correction officials in Pittsburgh and Harrisburg could not be reached for comment.

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