Inmate used 10-inch shank to stab Angelina County jailer
POSTED: Friday, April 1, 2011 - 11:01am
UPDATED: Friday, April 1, 2011 - 12:50pm
ANGELINA COUNTY — Our News partner The Lufkin Daily News reports, inmate William Colquitt, 38, used a 10-inch metal shank to stab the jailer, 23-year-old Gary Amoe.
Amoe is recovering in a local hospital.
Our News partner The Lufkin Daily News reports, an inmate stabbed a jailer at the Angelina County Jail Thursday night.
Officials say the stabbing happened around 11:30 p.m. in a jail cell.
The jailer was taken to a local hospital. His condition is unknown, but his injury is serious.
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