Guilford County detention officer hospitalized after assault


GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — A Guilford CountyDetention Center officer is in the hospital recovering after being assaulted Thursday night, according to a Guilford County Sheriff’s Office news release.

The man was assaulted by an inmate around 10:30 p.m. and taken to the hospital.

The attack was unprovoked, the release says.

His injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

No names or further details are being released at this time.

As information is made available, the story will be updated on-air and online.

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