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Press Release - Assualt 2nd

CR#13-102498

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 On November 8th, 2013 Seneca County Sheriff's Investigators arrested Adam Jeffrey Briggs AGE: 26 of 41 Haigh street Seneca Falls NY. Investigators allege that on the 23rd day of October 3013 while confined to the Seneca County Correctional Facility Housing Unit C. Adam Jeffrey Briggs.  Did become disruptive and was directed to go to his cell in an attempt to maintain order and security in the housing unit. After several verbal commands were not followed. Correction Officers attempted to manually escort Adam Jeffrey Briggs into his cell. At which time Adam Jeffrey Briggs broke away from the Correction Officers and struck a Correction Officer in the head with a closed fist. This action caused a Correction Officer to hit the doorway of Adam Jeffrey Briggs Cell. Resulting in injuries to the Correction Officers head.  Said Injury resulting in severe pain, bleeding  and discomfort to the Correction Officer and requiring Medical sutures to close the said wound by Geneva General Hospital Medical Staff.  Briggs was arraigned before Town Justice Gruele for Assault in the second degree sub 3 a class D Felony. Briggs was ROR'd until November 22nd 2013 at 10:30 hrs. for further court action. Briggs was returned to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await further court action on a separate case.

 

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