Raymondville Residents Waiting for Detention Center to Re-Open

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RAYMONDVILLE – Raymondville residents are wondering when a local detention center will house inmates again.

The Willacy County Detention Center hasn’t housed inmates since February of 2015.

Over 400 jobs were lost after the center closed due to a riot.

The Director of Communications for Management and Training Corporation says they’re waiting on a signature.

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