UPDATE: Inmate Causes Disturbance Setting Fire At Maui Community Correctional Center

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*This story has been updated

At approximately 6:26 p.m. MCCC correctional staff went into the module and brought the disturbance under control.  Maui Police assisted.  

There were no staff or inmate injuries reported but everyone was checked out by facility medical staff as a precaution.  Damage to the module will be assessed. 

All inmates from the module are in the process of being questioned.  An internal investigation by the Department of Public Safety, as well as a criminal investigation by Maui Police is pending.  MCCC was put on lockdown from when the disturbance began around 3pm, which is standard procedure.  

There are 94 inmates housed in the module.



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