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LMDC lockdown lifted

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Louisville Metro Department of Corrections Louisville Metro Department of Corrections

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The lockdown of the disciplinary housing section at Louisville Metro Department of Corrections has been lifted.

The lockdown started after two correctional officers were assaulted.

According to LMDC spokesperson Kelly Feiock, inmate Dawaun Jennings, 18, assaulted the officers.

Jennings has been housed in the jail since December 5, 2011 on charges of assault, kidnapping and robbery.

Jennings is charged with additional assault charges as a result of the attack.

The officers were treated and released from University Hospital.

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