A violent gang of six inmates left a city correction officer with a fractured spine after a premeditated beatdown on Rikers Island.
Officer recovering from a spinal fracture Sunday after authorities say several inmates beat him in a possible planned gang attack
The city’s jail oversight board cancelled a meeting after a correction officer’s spine was fractured in a stunning attack by five inmates.
The correction officer, 39-year-old Jean Souffrant, remains in the ICU with a fractured spine and bleeding on his brain.
Five correction officers at New York City’s notorious Rikers Island jail complex were convicted on Tuesday in the 2012 beating of an inmate that left him with fractured eye sockets and a broken nose, city officials said. A jury in s...