Raleigh women's prison correction officer assaulted by inmate

North Carolina Correctional Institution for Women (ABC11 Reporter Elaina Athans)

RALEIGH (WTVD) - A North Carolina Correctional Institution for Women corrections officer was assaulted by an inmate Thursday morning, officials tell ABC11.

The officer was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The officer's name and the name of the inmate involved have not been released.

Further details surrounding the incident have also not been released at this time.

NCCIW is located on Bragg Street in Raleigh.

Officials say a Women's Prison Corrections Officer is now at the hospital after being attack this morning. Working to get more info #abc11

-- Elaina Athans (@AthansABC11) October 26, 2017

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