A statement from the El Dorado Correctional Facility said that an inmate received several puncture wounds in an inmate-on-inmate altercation at (EDCF) at approximately 7 p.m. this past Wednesday evening. After receiving treatment at EDCF, he was transported to an outside medical facility to receive further evaluation and treatment.

There were no other staff or inmate injuries as a result of this incident. The incident is currently under investigation.

Look in future Times-Gazettes for more on what’s going on at EDCF.