State Police Investigating ACI Assault

One inmate was taken to a hospital after an assault at the ACI Intake Center that happened early Saturday morning.

Rhode Island State Police say the incident remains under investigation, but one inmate was transported to a hospital with injuries from the inmate-on-inmate assault. The incident happened shortly before 8 a.m. on Saturday.

The prisoner's condition is unknown, as are the extent of his injuries.

Police would not comment on why the assault happened, but they did say multiple persons were involved.

ABC6 News will post details as they become available.