Coyote Ridge Still on Lockdown

<p>Coyote Ridge Corrections Center</p>

Coyote Ridge Corrections Center

The Coyote Ridge Corrections Center remains on lockdown Wednesday after three corrections officers were assaulted by inmates yesterday.

Officials say an inmate lunged at an officer with a broomstick, and when two other guards tried to help they were assaulted by a second prisoner.  All three officers were taken to the hospital but did not suffer major injuries.  

The suspects are in segregation while the Deparment of Corrections investigates.  The unit on lockedown houses about 300 inmates.