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Fire extinguished at Jessup women's prison

Anne Arundel County fire officials responded to a blaze at the Maryland Correctional Institute for Women on Sunday night.

The fire started around 8:39 p.m. in a single cell at the prison, located on the 7900 block of Brock Bridge Road in Jessup. It has since been extinguished, officials said on Twitter. One patient was taken to the hospital with injuries that are not life-threatening.



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