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Beckham County Inmates Charged for Riot

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Eight inmates have been charged with a count of riot in Beckham county district court in connection with an April 2017 incident at the north fork correctional center on the alpha north housing unit. A court affidavit shows that a disruption occurred in the housing unit that involved more than 30 inmates. During the incident, inmates were hit and kicked, and a broken broom or mop handle was also used to strike inmates during the disruption.