Inmate taken to hospital after use of force incident

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – An inmate at the Hall of Justice was taken to the hospital Saturday after a use of force incident.

Officials did not disclose details surrounding the incident but say they had to use force after the inmate refused to follow an officer’s instructions.

Officials told WHAS11 News the inmate is alert and in stable condition.

Metro Corrections Professional Standards Unit say they are looking into the incident which is customary in use of force actions. 

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