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Assault Advisories
January 7, 2019
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FDC Assault Advisories | December 25 – December 31, 2018

This is a report of assault advisories that occurred during the specified timeframe. An assault advisory is issued by the Department of Corrections whenever a correctional officer or probation officer is attacked in the line of duty.

Suwannee Correctional Institution: On December 26, inmate James Logan (Y00683) assaulted an officer at approximately 9:47 a.m. Inmate Logan elbowed the officer in the face. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries. Inmate Logan will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

Central Florida Reception Center: On December 26, inmate Deonte Williams (X92418) assaulted an officer at approximately 10:29 a.m. Inmate Williams struck the officer in the face. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries. Inmate Williams will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

Okaloosa Correctional Institution: On December 27, inmate Niko Herbert (X66578) assaulted an officer at approximately 4:24 p.m. Inmate Herbert grabbed the officer’s hand and attempted to pull them through a cuffing port. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries. Inmate Herbert will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

Calhoun Correctional Institution: On December 27, inmate Gede Geisler (N08295) assaulted an officer at approximately 10:30 p.m. Inmate Geisler grabbed the officer and struck them multiple times in the torso area. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Inmate Geisler will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

Jackson Correctional Institution: On December 29, inmate Roger Lofton (P19006) assaulted two officers at approximately 7:03 p.m. Inmate Lofton displayed an improvised weapon towards officers. Staff responded appropriately. While the inmate was being subdued, he bit an officer’s hand and struck another officer in the neck and leg. Medical staff examined the officers and noted injuries. Inmate Lofton will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

Martin Correctional Institution: On December 30, inmate Jerome Lindo (425058) assaulted an officer at approximately 8:53 a.m. Inmate Lindo stuck his fingers in the officer’s eyes. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries. Inmate Lindo will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

Walton Correctional Institution: On December 30, inmate Charles Grant (R39442) assaulted an officer at approximately 12:50 p.m. Inmate Grant kicked the officer’s arm. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate was subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries. Inmate Grant will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

Charlotte Correctional Institution: On December 31, inmate Sherif Elganainy (X85548) assaulted an officer at approximately 10:22 a.m. Inmate Elganainy elbowed the officer in the face. Staff responded appropriately, and the inmate remained combative before ultimately being subdued. Medical staff examined the officer and noted injuries. Inmate Elganainy will receive a disciplinary report for this assault.

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