The Indiana Department of Labor fined the Indiana State Prison in Michigan City $3,750 after inspectors found a safety violation in the stabbing death of a guard in February.
Lt. Eugene Lasco, the Indiana corrections officer who died Feb. 21 after being stabbed at Indiana State Prison, was laid to rest in Decatur, Illinois, on Monday.
Indiana Department of Correction, Lt. Eugene Lasco, 57, died Feb. 21 after being stabbed at Indiana State Prison, where he worked for nearly 1…
Lt. Eugene Lasco was buried at Graceland Cemetery in Decatur on Monday.
Details on how an inmate allegedly obtained the stabbing instrument used against slain Lt. Eugene Lasco and Sgt. Padrick Schmitt, who was in stable condition Monday, have not been released yet.
Corrections officer Lt. Gene Lasco is the fourth person to be stabbed to death inside the maximum security Indiana State Prison since 2017, officials said.
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