California State Prison, Los Angeles County (LAC)
He pushed her off and knocked her to the floor. The inmate immediately focused his attackon the female officer he had just thrown to the ground by straddling her and delivering blow after blow to her facial and upper torso area. The control booth officer finally obtained a clear shot and discharged one 40mm round. Due the inmate rolling the female officer over the round inadvertently struck the officer in the side. The control booth officers actions stopped the brutal attack on the female staff. One officer received 3 stitches to her right eyelidand the swelling to her face. Both female staff were treated at outside hospitals for their injuries.
A word to all our brothers and sisters in green and that work within these walls…please be safe and always watch your backs. Never forget where you work!