Knives recovered during search of prison yard in McAlester

Monday, July 12th 2004, 5:53 am
By: News On 6

A fight at the Oklahoma State Penitentiary has turned up a number of knives.

Officials say two inmates got into a knife fight in the exercise yard. They suffered minor cuts and scrapes. One inmate had a home-made knife about five inches long. The other's was about eight inches.

A search of the exercise yard turned up three other knives that had been hidden.