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24-hour toilet outage sparks tension at Delaware County prison

October 31, 2018

By Staff

A cracked sewer pipe cut off the water supply to cells at Delaware County’s prison this weekend, preventing its 1,883 inmates from flushing their toilets for about 24 hours, prison officials said.

The resulting smell and inconvenience at the George W. Hill Correctional Facility was debated Wednesday at a county council meeting amid simmering tensions among political leaders over the local prison, the only privately run facility of its kind in Pennsylvania.

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