Prison officer‘s throat CUT in horror Brit jail attack

The Ministry of Justice said the attack happened at around 10am this morning.

He was rushed to hospital and has since been released.

It is not yet know how the attack broke out at HMP Nottingham.

Comedian, Jim Davidson, commented on the news: “Again proving that the Prison Service is the unsung heroes of public service.

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“I wish him well.”

The prison is a category B prison located in Sherwood.

It expanded in 2010 to hold 1,060 prisoners.

The Governor of HMP Nottingham, Phil Novis, said the attack marked an “emotive” day.

UPDATE: The prison officer has since been released from hospital (Pic: PA)

He said in a tweet: “Difficult day, colleague badly assaulted. 

“Not sure it could be legislated but will review. 

“Thoughts with him, family and the team dealing with the fall out.

“Rightly emotive for everyone incl me but all that matters is our colleague and friend at this time.”

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