TUCKER, Arkansas- Authorities say two correctional officers have been taken hostage by two inmates at the Maximum Security Unit in Tucker, Arkansas.
Breaking: Two correctional officers have been taken hostage by two inmates in a housing area at the Tucker Maximum Security Unit. Emergency Response Teams from the Department of Correction are on scene.
— Chris May (@KATVChrisMay) November 25, 2017
Emergency response teams are on scene.
No other details have been released at this time.
The Tucker Unit is a prison in Tucker, Dudley Lake Township, unincorporated Jefferson County, Arkansas, 25 miles northeast of Pine Bluff. It is operated by the Arkansas Department of Correction.