CRIME

Two inmates hospitalized after gang-related stabbing

Mar 29, 2024, 9:51 PM | Updated: Mar 31, 2024, 1:32 pm

FILE: The new Utah State Correctional Facility. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)...

FILE: The new Utah State Correctional Facility. (Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)

(Kristin Murphy, Deseret News)

SALT LAKE CITY– Two inmates were transported by helicopter Friday night after a physical altercation resulted in at least two stabbings.

According to officials, a gang-related altercation took place at the facility around 5 p.m., but no other details have been released at this time. Law enforcement bureaus are further investigating the altercation.

Both inmates are in stable condition. No correctional officers were injured.

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Two inmates hospitalized after gang-related stabbing