Additional charges brought against inmate accused of assault that hospitalized Guilford County detention officer

Piedmont Triad News

GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — An inmate accused of attacking a detention officer is facing additional charges.

A grand jury has returned indictments against Elijah Evans after Guilford County deputies say Evans attacked Officer Sheldon Kaminsky back in July.

Kaminsky was in the ICU on a ventilator for more than a week and had to have surgery to fix several fractured bones in his face.

Evans was charged with assault. His additional charges include:

  • assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill
  • assault inflicting serious bodily injury
  • assault on a detention employee inflicting serious bodily injury
  • assault in violation of NCGS 14-33.2 habitual misdemeanor offender

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