Los Angeles County Fire Department units responded to the Peter J. Pitchess Detention Center in Castaic Thursday on reports of a mass causality event stemming from an unspecified altercation.

Paramedics were dispatched about 3:10 p.m. to the detention center, located at 29320 The Old Road, according to an LACoFD spokesperson.

Deputy Shawn Du Busky of the Sheriff’s Information Bureau confirmed that an altercation happened at the detention center, but could not provide further details or confirm who was injured in the incident.

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