JIS News

Minister of National Security, Senator the Hon. Dwight Nelson, Tuesday afternoon visited the Horizon Adult Remand Centre, Spanish Town Road, Kingston.
The Remand Centre was the scene of Monday’s disturbance, which left nine Correctional Officers and 40 inmates injured.
None of the Correctional Officers was hospitalised, however, 15 inmates have been admitted to hospital, while 17 were treated and returned to Horizon. Three were transferred to the hospital at the Tower Street Adult Correctional Centre, and 5 are being treated at hospital. No one was shot in the incident.

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