Lebanon News

Zahle Prison moves three to hospital after self-injury

BEIRUT: Three prisoners in Zahle Prison, east Lebanon, were moved to hospital Friday after they injured themselves with sharp objects. A guard found the inmates bleeding after they had cut themselves with metal objects, security sources told The Daily Star. The inmates, aged between 27 and 52, were serving sentences for drug-related crimes.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 29, 2012, on page 2.




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