El Dorado Correctional Facility inmate in critical condition
Butler County EMS paramedics were called to the El Dorado Correctional Facility around 7 p.m. Wednesday in response to a call involving an inmate who had suffered multiple punctures to the chest and back. The inmate was transferred to Wesley Medical Center in Wichita for treatment. Last reports indicate he is in critical condition.
The Kansas Department of Corrections is investigating the incident, which comes three weeks after an uprising involving a number of inmates at the facility.