Ontario County Jail inmate charged after CO attacked

HOPEWELL, N.Y. (WHEC) — An Ontario County Jail inmate and a corrections officer both had to go to the hospital after an attack over the weekend.

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office said at around 11 p.m. Saturday, 41-year-old April Patterson of Canandaigua hit the deputy.

Both of them were taken to F.F. Thompson Hospital for treatment, and have since been released, deputies say.

Patterson was charged with second degree attempted assault and is due back in Hopewell Town Court at a later date.