KINGSTON — An inmate in the medium-security unit at Collins Bay Institution was found to have been the victim of an assault on Thursday evening 10:45 p.m.
According to Correction Service Canada, “the injured inmate was evaluated by staff members and transported to an outside hospital to receive treatment.”
The Ontario Provincial Police-led Joint Forces Penitentiary Squad and the institution are currently investigating the incident.
Correctional Service Canada will investigate the circumstances of this incident and continue to work with police.
No staff members or other inmates were injured during the incident.