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Inmates attack Anamosa Prison staff

Anamosa (KWWL) -- Two inmates attacked prison staff at the anamosa state pennitentiary this aftrnoon -- putting the prison on lock down.

Prison officials say the two inmates, who have not been identified, were quickly restrained. The entire prison was placed on a lockdown, limiting the movement of inmates. Three prison staff members were treated and released for injuries. The prison is investigating and may charge the two inmates.

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