State Penitentiary places five units on modified operations

LINCOLN, Neb. (KMTV) - The Nebraska State Penitentiary has modified operations at five units because of multiple incidents of suspected drug use. 

Officials suspected K2 in multiple units, which required significant staff resources. According to a release, inmates in housing units 2, 3, 6, 7 and 8 will not be allowed visitors Sunday. 

There investgation into where the K2 came from is on-going. 

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