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Inmates attack, stab Pinal County detention officer

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

A Pinal County Sheriff's detention officer is being treated after he was attacked and stabbed at the Pinal County Jail.

According to a news release from the Pinal County Sheriff's Office, the attack happened at about 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 7, in the jail.

The officer was stabbed multiple times by three inmates. He was flown to a local trauma center where he has been stabilized. His condition was not disclosed.

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