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Offenders Off Lockdown After Fight at Washington State Penitentiary

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WALLA WALLA, Wash. - Two of the four units at the west complex at the Washington State Penitentiary are now allowed to participate in limited activities after a lockdown.

The other two units have returned to normal operations.

Corrections officers ordered the lockdown Saturday after a fight in an outside recreation yard. Officers say several offenders were hurt during the fight but not seriously. No guards were hurt.


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