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Girls Behind Bars

By: Audrey Washington/Christine Kennedy
By: Audrey Washington/Christine Kennedy

From a doll house to the big house, recent studies say young females are among the fastest growing prison population in the nation.

Prison officials say more and more young women are getting locked up for violent crimes these days. Audrey Washington introduces you to two young women spending their days behind bars at the Fountain Correctional Facility for Women in Rocky Mount.


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