Red Onion State Prison is a supermax state prison located in Wise County, Virginia, near Pound. Operated by the Virginia Department of Corrections, it houses about 800 inmates. The prison opened in August, 1998 and is an identical facility to the Wallens Ridge State Prison in Big Stone Gap.

Convicted killer "DC Sniper" Lee Boyd Malvo is incarcerated at Red Onion.

http://seattletimes.com/html/nationworld/2019300881_snipermalvo30.html
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By: jbottero
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