Four Inmates Charged In Assaults On Oneida County Corrections Officers
Four inmates at the Oneida County jail are facing charges following two separate incidents involving assaults on corrections officers.
The Oneida County Sheriff's Office say 22-year old Dustin Johnson of Rome was being unruly and making threats to harm himself. Johnson allegedly became combative and struck two officers who were trying to remove items from his cell.
He was charged with assault.
52-year old Larry Jones, 27-year old Travis Lang and 25-year old Eric Jackson, all of Utica, are accused of using milk cartons to scoop the contents of their toilet bowls and throw it at corrections officers.
All three are charged with aggravated harassment.