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Crstnamre
12-22-2005, 08:04 PM
Hole in wall prompts lockdown at prison

DEER LODGE Officials say an attempt by inmates to carve a hole through the double walls of a high-security housing unit prompted a lockdown at the Montana State Prison.

Correctional officers found the camouflaged hole while conducting a random search of the unit around noon yesterday.
Deputy Warden Ross Swanson says a lockdown was ordered shortly after that, and it remains in effect today.

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