Gang dispute leads to statewide prison lockdown

Monday, 16 September 2019 08:58

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Press release OKLAHOMA CITY -- Fights broke out at a half dozen facilities over the weekend, sending dozens of inmates to hospitals and leaving one inmate dead. The altercations began Saturday evening at Northeast Oklahoma Correctional Center in Vinita. Seven inmates there were treated and released from an area hospital. One inmate was admitted to another area hospital. Sunday afternoon, a fight broke out in the yard in front of the dining area at William S. Key Correctional Center in Fort Supply. Five inmates were treated and released from area hospitals. One inmate was admitted to an area hospital. Two inmates at Dick Conner Correctional Center in Hominy were admitted to an area hospital. One inmate there died on scene. Similar incidents took place at North Fork Correctional Center in Sayre, Mack Alford Correctional Center in Stringtown, and Lawton Correctional Facility, a private prison operated by GEO Group. Several correctional officers also received non-life threatening injures trying to stop the fights. Agents with the department’s Office of the Inspector General, Office of Fugitive Apprehension and Investigations, and Security Threats Intelligence as well as correctional staff at the six facilities are working to identify the inmates involved. Agents will develop cases on those identified as part of the homicide and the other serious assaults to present to district attorneys for prosecution. Below is a list of inmates injured. Individuals designated as an inmate’s emergency contact can contact the facilities where their inmate is housed for more information. Northeast Oklahoma Correctional Center inmates injured Jerry Acree – No. 225111 – treated and returned to facility Dustin Sanders – No. 785299 – treated and returned to facility Timothy B. Davidson – No. 501819 – admitted to area hospital Russell E. Smith – No. 131628 – treated and returned to facility Tommy J. Stevens, Jr. – No. 467369 – treated and returned to facility Andrew K. Thome – No. 527345 – treated and returned to facility Derrick G. Morton – No. 515477 – treated and returned to facility Leon W. Noel – No. 193388 – treated and returned to facility Mack Alford Correctional Center inmates injured Antonio W. Sells – No. 448149 – treated and returned to facility Cameron J. Whitlock – No. 832153 – treated and returned to facility Jamie L. Younger – No. 726041 – treated and returned to facility Dick Conner Correctional Center inmates injured Unidentified deceased inmate – name withheld pending next-of-kin notification Nicholas C. Baptist – No. 840796 – admitted to an area hospital Mitchell C. Jordan – No. 518528 – admitted to area hospital William S. Key Correctional Center inmates injured James L. Maddox – No. 643473 – admitted to a state hospital Dustin L. Beshears – No. 628694 – treated and returned to facility Jache P. Willard – No. 751448 – treated and returned to facility Justin L. Ross – No. 665132 – treated and returned to facility Logan D. Ward – No. 693070 – treated and returned to facility Taylor C. Sandman – No. 760495 – treated and returned to facility Matthew K. Schwarz – No. 715515 – treated at the facility Bennie F. Withrow IV – No. 511655 – treated at the facility Dominick J. Beach – No. 732249 – treated at facility North Fork Correctional Center inmates injured Jared K. Cruce – No. 454513 – admitted to a state hospital Quentin J. Williams – No. 250945 – treated and returned to facility Harold R. Hass – No. 672716 – treated and returned to facility Jon R. Frick – No. 710217 – treated and returned to facility Michael W. Laird – No. 213253 – admitted to an area hospital Sedric Fulcher II – No. 710806 – treated and returned to facility Lawton Correctional Facility inmates injured Eric J. Fuller – No. 216967 – admitted to a state hospital Frankie Stutchman – No. 635497 – admitted to area hospital Artoney J. Reese – No. 673950 – treated and returned to facility Russell T. Ermeling – No. 739557 – treated and returned to facility Robert M. Glasser II – No. 657000 – admitted to area hospital Michael E. O’Neil II – No. 709044 – treated at the facility Joseph D. Corley – No. 244999 – treated at the facility Jason A. Russell – No. 543208 – treated at the facility
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