The Associated Press PENDLETON, Ore. — The Oregon prison where a prison guard shot and killed an inmate has returned to normal operations. The state Department of Corrections said a lockdown has ended and visiting will resume Wednesday at the Eastern Oregon Correctional institution. On Friday, authorities said, 26-year-old Jayson Matthew Withers of Salem died after he and…More
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The Associated Press PENDLETON, Ore. — An inmate at the state prison in Pendleton has been shot and killed by a guard while fighting in the prison yard. Umatilla County District Attorney Dan Primus says 26-year-old Jayson Matthew Withers, of Salem, was pronounced dead Friday morning after being taken to a local hospital. Primus says Withers and another inmate…More