Pulaski Inmate Faces Charges After Altercation

Local News Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

Inmate Shawn Burroughs

A Pulaski County inmate is facing new charges after assaulting jailers.

Deputies say Shawn Burroughs caused an issue in his cell, forcing correctional officers to respond.

They say Burroughs was given verbal commands, but he refused to comply.

Investigators say when officers attempted to regain control of the situation, Burroughs became aggressive and assaulted them.

His bond is now set at $75,000 dollars.

Local News Tuesday, June 9th, 2020

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