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Dick Conner prison on lockdown after inmate fight, DOC says

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Posted at 4:04 PM, Mar 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-29 17:52:23-04

HOMINY, Okla. — The Oklahoma Department of Corrections says an inmate-on-inmate assault has resulted in a lockdown at the Dick Conner Correctional Center in Osage County.

DOC also has canceled weekend visitation at the medium-security facility.

As the investigation continues, "this is a customary action we take to protect inmates whenever we have violence on the yard," DOC says.

According to officials, the fight took place inside the gym about 1:30 p.m. on Friday.

Five inmates were injured in the assault, but none were serious, according to the state.

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