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Gas leak reported at Duplin County jail

Officials were trying to determine the location of a gas leak at the Duplin County jail on Monday evening.

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KENANSVILLE, N.C. — Officials were trying to determine the location of a gas leak at the Duplin County jail on Monday evening.

Duplin County Assistant Fire Marshal Ricky Deaver said all gas was cut off to the facility, while Department of Correction maintenance crews tried to pinpoint the saturation of the gas.

The jail was not evacuated. No injuries were reported.

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