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Prison violence

(4 Injured in prison melee)….It was reported at Calipatria State Prison Thursday morning.

All of the injured were prison inmates. No staff members were hurt. Officials say around 60 inmates participated in the riot in Facility C, general population Level $, a maximum-security area. The melee lasted about five minutes before staff was able to break it up, using foam tipped rubber bullets and pepper spray. Officials say inmate movement has been limited as the investigation into the situation is underway.