A nurse was taken hostage on Tuesday at the Kentucky State Reformatory Prison,
According to police, an inmate took the nurse hostage at 4:22 pm which activated the Department’s Corrections Emergency Response Team.
They used force to take control of the situation and free the nurse. The inmate was transported to the hospital though it is unknown if the he suffered any injuries. The nurse was unharmed.
Kentucky State Police continue to investigate the incident.