Attack on Guards at Allred Unit, Texas

Attack on Guards at Allred Unit, Texas

James V. Allred Unit, Wichita Falls, Texas
April 2, 2014

One Correctional Officer was standing near a doorway when he was attacked by multiple inmates. The inmates reportedly had two homemade weapons which were used to stab the officer multiple times. Another officer was stabbed while trying to respond to the incident.

One officer was treated on site and another was taken to a nearby hospital where he was released after getting stitches.


Allred Unit on Lockdown After Stabbing Incidents“, Texomas Homepage, April 2, 2014.

North Texas inmate serving life sentence given more time in prison for stabbing guard“, Times Record News, August 19, 2018.