Harrison County Jail on lockdown

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - WLOX News has confirmed the Harrison County Jail is on lockdown Thursday evening.

Sheriff Melvin Brisolara said several inmates were jamming doors and creating a nuisance and the jail will remain on lockdown until maintenance can fix the door which will probably be sometime Friday.

No visitors are allowed on the premises and the inmates are not allowed to make phone calls.

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