Jail Assault Results In Additional Charge Against Inmate

Wed 2-14-2018

(Spencer)-- An inmate at the Clay county jail faces an additional charge in connection with an assault that happened in the evening of Friday, February 5th at the jail. 

The Clay County Sheriff's Office says 21-year-old Francisco Ransaure-Jacome was charged with assault causing bodily injury. 

Authorities say deputies were called to the jail a little after 7:00 pm after getting a report of an assault. Upon arriving they found two inmates on the floor. Deputies say Ransaure-Jacome then stood up over one of those inmates and allegedly punched him in the head.

Ransaure-Jacome was being held on an additional bond of $1,000 cash or surety.