Chautauqua County Jail Inmate Accused Of Attacking Corrections Officer

MAYVILLE – An inmate at the Chautauqua County Jail is accused of attacking a corrections officer.

The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says 24-year-old Brennen Smith allegedly committed the crime while incarcerated at the facility on Sunday.

Deputies say that Smith allegedly attacked the officer and, “prevented them from carrying out an official function.”

Smith was charged with obstructing governmental administration, third-degree menacing and second-degree harassment. He remains in jail custody following centralized arraignment.

It is unclear if the officer was injured in the alleged attack, as no further details were released.


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