Prison Inmates Charged In Separate Incidents
An inmate at the Mid-State Correctional Facility has been charged with falsely reporting an incident and making a punishable false written statement.
State Police say 27-year old Joseph Swaby reported that he had been sexually assaulted at the prison.
Police say an investigation revealed that the alleged incident did not happen
Meanwhile, an inmate at the Marcy Correctional Facility has been charged with aggravated harassment of an employee by an inmate.
State Police say 43-year old Kenneth Phelan threw urine at a corrections officer.
Phelan remains in custody of the Department of Correctional Services.