Police: Rockview inmate stabbed by fellow prisoner

A Rockview state prison inmate was the victim of an attempted homicide/aggravated assault, police said.

State police at Rockview said a 25-year-old inmate was knocked unconscious by another inmate at 11 a.m. Monday. The suspect then stabbed him several times with a homemade weapon, causing injury.

Police said the investigation is continuing.