Local Inmates Affected By Luna County Detention Lock Down

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Damage to a Luna County Detention Center telephone for the purpose of procuring weapons led to a short period of lockdown for Luna County inmates on Wednesday, May 6. Contrary to an incorrect media report based on the allegations of a sole inmate, Luna County Detention Center officers followed standard operating procedures to secure a cell block after finding several three-to-four inch screws to be missing from a telephone…