Video: Inmate attempts to steal cop's gun in court

The officer is being praised for her quick thinking and alertness which prevented a potential disaster


By Dan Sullivan
Tampa Bay Times 

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. — The deputy's superiors praise her alertness in the courtroom. The inmate now faces an additional charge.

Even before he tried to grab her gun, the deputy was wary of the young man sitting at the end of the inmate bench.

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