Inmate stabbed at Pittsburgh prison
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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