Inmate Killed at Pleasant Valley Prison

Fresno, CA State Officials just confirmed that it happened this morning at the Pleasant Valley Prison in Coalinga.

About 75 prisoners were involved in the riot on the prison's general population yard.

Correctional Officers used chemical agents, rubber rounds, and eventually, live guns, to break it up.

Two inmates were hospitalized with gunshot wounds, including the one who was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

      MORE LOCAL NEWS | TWEET@ABC30 | FREE ABC30 WIDGET
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Sign up for Breaking News Alerts
Breaking News E-Mail Alerts | Text Message Alerts
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
More News on abc30.com
California/State | National/World | Weather | Entertainment | Business | Politics | Sports | Health Watch | Consumer Watch | Mr. Food |
-----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Copyright © 2021 KFSN-TV. All Rights Reserved.