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Green Haven Inmate was being Transported on Outstanding Warrant

Stormville, NY – Several officers’ sustained injuries after an inmate who was being transported to Wyoming County attacked them at a local hospital they had stopped at to get the inmate treatment.

The incident occurred on Wednesday, February 5.  The inmate, who was scheduled to be paroled on that day, was being transported to Wyoming to face an outstanding warrant.  During the transport, the inmate complained of chest pains.  The officers stopped at a local hospital in Sullivan County to have the inmate evaluated.  Full Press Release