Video: Inmate fights deputy in Ky. courtroom
Suspect briefly escaped custody and attacked a deputy, but quick action by court officers ended the brawl
By PoliceOne Staff
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Surveillance video shows an inmate try to escape custody inside a Kentucky courtroom.
The suspect was being kept in a holding cell, a Jefferson County official said. When police tried to remove another inmate from the same cell, the suspect charged at a deputy.
In the video, the inmate and the deputy stumble into the courtroom, where officers quickly peel away the attacker.
The inmate faces charges of assault and attempted escape, according to KDSK.