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3 inmates, 2 staff injured in disturbance at Ware State Prison

3 inmates, 2 staff injured in disturbance at Ware State Prison

Georgia Department of Corrections says incident is under control, facility is on lockdown

WAYCROSS, Ga. – Three inmates and two staff members were injured during unrest at a state prison in Southeast Georgia that began Saturday night, according to the Georgia Department of Corrections.

A golf cart was set on fire and windows were smashed during the melee at Ware State Prison in Waycross, Georgia, and officers had to deploy “non-lethal ammunition” to bring the scene under control,

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Mets’ Yoenis Cespedes Opts Out of 2020 Season

Mets’ Yoenis Cespedes Opts Out of 2020 Season

Cespedes had failed to show up to the ballpark in Atlanta for the Mets’ game against the Braves on Sunday, and the team did not know his whereabouts. After the game, they announced his decision to opt out.

When Mets Manager Luis Rojas realized Yoenis Cespedes, one of his most powerful hitters, was not at the ballpark in Atlanta on Sunday morning, he sent his outfielder a text message and followed with a phone call.

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