Skip to Content

Police: Inmate cuts corrections officer in the face with sharp object at St. Louis City Justice Center

<i>KMOV</i><br/>One of the inmates had a homemade sharp object and cut the 36-year-old officer
KMOV
KMOV
One of the inmates had a homemade sharp object and cut the 36-year-old officer

By Matt Woods

Click here for updates on this story

    ST. LOUIS (KMOV) — A corrections officer at the St. Louis City Justice Center was injured after two inmates assaulted him, police said.

One of the inmates had a homemade sharp object and cut the 36-year-old officer, police said. The inmates are 32 and 40 years old. Police did not release their names.

The incident happened Friday morning around 11 a.m. at the Justice Center, which sits at 200 South Tucker St.

The officer was taken to a hospital with cuts to his face. He was listed in stable condition. No other information was released Friday.

Please note: This content carries a strict local market embargo. If you share the same market as the contributor of this article, you may not use it on any platform.

Article Topic Follows: CNN - Regional

CNN Newsource

BE PART OF THE CONVERSATION

ABC 17 News is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.

Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here

If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.

Skip to content