Delaware Prisons On Lockdown As Hostage Situation Unfolds In Smyrna

Authorities in Smyrna, Delaware are responding to a hostage crisis at the James T. Vaughn state correctional center. Reports are unfolding of inmates taking guards hostage at this Delaware prison.

Originally, the incident was called into local authorieis as a report of smoke within the facility. All Delaware state prisons are currently on lockdown as a result of this crisis.