Staff immediately intervened to break up the fight. No staff members were injured. One offender was treated off-site for a head injury and has returned to the facility. Three other offenders were treated on-site for superficial lacerations. The facility remains on restricted movement while staff investigates the incident. Local law enforcement also were notified.
Located north of the Tri-Cities in eastern Washington, Coyote Ridge Corrections Center houses more than 2,400 offenders in medium-, minimum- and long-term minimum-security units. Updates will be posted to this page as necessary.