NJ Spotlight News

Edna Mahan prison in spotlight again, alleged sexual assault

Clip: 10/14/2021 | 3m 49s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey's long-troubled Edna Mahan women’s prison is once again in the spotlight. Nine months after a scandal led Gov. Phil Murphy to promise he would implement major reforms and ultimately close the facility, a corrections officer at the prison has been arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting an inmate on Sept. 16.

Aired: 10/14/21

Rating: NR

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