Location: Spring Creek Correctional
Type: Assault on a Peace Officer
On 10/24/2012 at approximately 0945 hours, Crown Point troopers
were notified of an officer-involved assault at Spring Creek Correctional
Facility. Investigation revealed that while a correctional officer was
working in an inmate housing area he was attacked by an inmate. During
the altercation two other inmates joined in on the assault. Following the
assault, two inmates and the corrections officer were transported to
hospitals for treatment of injuries received during the altercation.
The instigating inmate was not injured in the incident. Charges have
not been yet been filed as the case is under investigation.
Received Thursday, October 25, 2012 10:25 AM and posted Thursday, October 25, 2012 10:46 AM