William C. Holman prison on lockdown after fatal stabbing, fights

Vaquerro Kinjuan Armstrong (Source: ADOC)
Vaquerro Kinjuan Armstrong (Source: ADOC)((Source: ADOC))
Updated: Dec. 3, 2018 at 9:34 AM CST
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ATMORE, AL (WBRC) - One inmate is dead and others were injured after a two fights that resulted in stabbings Sunday at William C. Holman Correctional Facility.

Prison officials found 29-year-old Vaquerro Kinjuan Armstrong around 6:15 p.m.suffering from several stab wounds after a fight with another inmate.

Armstrong, who was serving a 22-year sentence for first-degree robbery, was taken to the infirmary but died around 6:30 p.m.

Another fight broke out between several inmates around 9:30 p.m. Two inmates were treated for non life-threatening injuries.

A third inmate was left in critical condition after he was stabbed multiple times during the fight. He was airlifted to a local hospital.

The prison is on lockdown and no other incidents have been reported.

The suspect in Armstrong’s death has not been identified.

Both incidents are still under investigation.

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