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4 held in New Orleans prison stabbing

4 years 10 months 3 weeks ago Wednesday, October 22 2014 Oct 22, 2014 October 22, 2014 2:40 PM October 22, 2014 in News
Source: Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS - Four men being held at the Orleans Parish Prison face additional charges after allegedly attacking a man with a knife.

Prison officials say a fight broke out Tuesday morning at the prison.

A 43-year-old inmate was found with multiple stab wounds. It was not clear how many individuals were involved in the fight.

The suspects were identified as Darnell Jymes, Dernell McGuffey, Cleveland Ross and Davell Jenkins.

Officials say they were being held at the prison on various charges and now face aggravated battery charges from the stabbing incident.

It was not immediately clear whether they have attorneys in the latest case.

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