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Schenectady County inmate accused of injuring guards

Schenectady County inmate accused of injuring guards

An inmate at the Schenectady County Jail injured two jail officers, authorities said.

An inmate at the Schenectady County Jail injured two jail officers, authorities said.

Jessie Buttram, 31, faces two counts of second-degree assault, felonies.

He is accused of fighting with one officer as he was being placed in his cell Friday evening, according to papers filed in court. That officer suffered a bruise to his right eye. As Buttram continued to fight with officers, a second officer suffered a twisted ankle.

Both officers were treated by jail medical staff.

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