Nebraska Department of Correctional Services officials report the inmates hit a guard with their fists. The guard received medical attention at the prison.
Other guards responded to the scene and subdued the inmates with pepper spray and handcuffs. The department is investigating as well as the Nebraska State Patrol.
Movement remains restricted at Tecumseh in wake on a May 10th riot that left two inmates dead at the hands of their fellow inmates. Two guards and four other inmates suffered injuries as well.