An inmate from C-Wing, who did not want to be named, called the local paper claiming that three prisoners had taken a guard hostage and there was an ongoing riot.
He told the Lincolnshire Echo: “They have got him in a cell – it’s a hostage situation.
“I heard them shouting ‘We’ve got him, we’ve got him’.
“They were punching him and kicking him – he was all red.”
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