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Press Release
October 5, 2017
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Inmate Assaults Correctional Officers at Suwannee Annex

LIVE OAK, Fla. On September 4, at approximately 1:20 p.m., Inmate Eddie Marshall (191803) assaulted two correctional officers at Suwannee Annex. Inmate Marshall was being searched when he brandished a homemade weapon and attacked the officers. Staff quickly responded, and the inmate was subdued without injury and taken to confinement. The two officers were evaluated by medical staff who noted minor injuries.

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