08 - 20 - 2013 Police investigate injuries to Mifflin Co. Prison inmate
LEWISTOWN - The Lewistown Police Department and the Mifflin County Correctional Facility are investigating the circumstances regarding injuries sustained by an inmate lodged in the jail. At 12:45 pm on Aug. 16, Benjamin Nealman was found unconscious in a cell. Corrections officers performed CPR on Nealman, who is a Juniata County inmate. Nealman was then transported to the Lewistown Hospital by Fame EMS and was transferred via helicopter to Geisinger Medical Center in Danville. Police said the investigation into the incident is ongoing.