Lockdown Lifted at Stony Mountain Institution

Lockdown Lifted at Stony Mountain Institution

Stony Mountain Institution
Stony Mountain Institution (STAN MILOSEVIC / CHRISD.CA FILE)

A lockdown and search at a penitentiary north of Winnipeg has ended.

Stony Mountain Institution was placed into lockdown November 12 so a search of the medium and maximum security units could be conducted.

The Correctional Service Canada says the extra precautions have now ended.

Visits to the institution have resumed.

— Staff


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