Two inmates killed two guards and injured ten people while trying to escape Thursday, October 12, from prison Pasquotank in Elizabeth city (North Carolina, USA), reports TASS with reference to the Department of public safety North Carolina.
Based on the available information, during incident opened fire in a sewing workshop at a prison.
None of the prisoners to escape has failed, the state in the administration of the prison.
The publication notes that in the Pasquotank prison serving a sentence of 729 prisoners. After killing the guards is a penitentiary transferred to the regime of strict isolation.
Attempted escape at Pasquotank CI in Eliz City around 3:30 pm. Fire set in sewing plant. Several employees injured. More info when avail.
NC Public Safety (@NCPublicSafety) October 12, 2017