Inmate assaulted at Atlantic Institution in Renous


Correctional Service Canada (CSC) says an inmate at Atlantic Institution in Renous has been assaulted.

The prison service says the inmate was found injured at around 8:30 a.m. Saturday and was evaluated by staff before being transported to an outside hospital for treatment.

CSC says the inmates involved have been identified and the appropriate actions have been taken.

Atlantic institution and the RCMP are investigating the incident.