Iredell County Detention Center, Statesville, North Carolina
November 11, 2018

A fight broke out between two prison guards and four detainees during Sunday breakfast. After the altercation began between one detainee and a guard, other detainees joined in.

Following the fight, charges were brought against all four prisoners. Charges included resist, obstruct, delay an officer, felony assault on a government employee and felony assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury.

 

Citations:

4 Iredell jail inmates, including accused killers, charged with assaulting officers“, Statesville Record & Landmark, November