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No word on what prompted prison lockdown

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NEWPORT, Vt. -

A lockdown at the state correctional facility in Newport is over.

The prison went into lockdown Monday night, after reports of shots fired outside the prison around 9 p.m.

Newport police, state police and border patrol responded, but found nothing Monday night.

State police are investigating but have not yet provided an update on what they've learned.

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