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Bexar County Detention Officer attacked by jail inmate

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — A guard at the Bexar County Jail  was attacked by an inmate Thursday afternoon.

Niko Dotcie-Jenkins used an improvised sharp object to cut the the detention deputy during a face to face observation.

The deputy suffered minor injuries and was treated at University Hospital.

Dotcie-Jenkins was in jail for a violence charge and now, he’s been charged with aggravated assault on a public servant causing bodily injury.

The Deputy’s name wasn’t released.

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