Bradley County inmate receives medical attention after altercation

Bradley County inmate receives medical attention after altercation

July 10th, 2018 by Staff Report in Breaking News

Updated at 9:44 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 with information about a life force helicopter on or near the Bradley County Jail property.

A Bradley County Jail inmate has been injured after an altercation on Tuesday, a spokesman for the sheriff's department confirmed.

The altercation was between two inmates, spokesman Brian Graves said. The injured inmate did require medical attention, but because of federal health privacy laws, no further information can be released, he said.

Though, Graves did confirm that a life force helicopter was on or near the Bradley County Jail property on Tuesday.

It's not yet clear what time this incident occurred or what spurred the altercation.

This is a developing story. Stay with the Times Free Press for more information as it becomes available.