Riots broke out in Georgia State Prison, there are casualties

In the American city of Waycross in the state of Georgia, riots took place in the correctional institution, two prisoners and two prison staff were injured.

The reasons for the incident were not named. The riots began on Saturday evening around 22:40 local time.

The correctional facility noted that the situation is under control. Two prison officers, as well as two inmates, received non-life-threatening injuries, Georgia said.