Seventeen inmates injured in two L.A. County jail brawls
The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES- Black and Hispanic inmates brawled Tuesday in a new round of racial violence in Los Angeles County's jails, authorities said. Fourteen inmates were reported injured.
One inmate was hospitalized with head cuts, Whitmore said.
The fighting was the latest in a series of brawls that began Feb. 4. One inmate was killed and another collapsed and died during the battles.
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