Correctional Officer stabbed at Halifax County jail

TILLERY, N.C. (WNCT) – The Halifax County Sheriff Office is investigating the stabbing of a Correctional Officer at Caledonia Correctional Institution.

Keith Acree with the Department of Public Safety’s Communications Office says the incident happened Thursday night. The officer is being treated at a hospital, with injuries that are not believed to be life threatening.

Stay with WNCT for updates.


WNCT-TV 9 On Your Side provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s