Inmate seriously injured in assault at Fremont County jail

Crime

CAÑON CITY, Colo. — An inmate was seriously injured in an assault at the Fremont County jail Saturday, according to the sheriff’s office.

Deputies said one inmate was hospitalized with serious injuries. Three other involved inmates were put on administrative lockdown.

Deputies said one staff member was injured in the assault. There’s no word on the extent of their injuries.

No other information was immediately released.

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