Crimetracker: Former Hawkins Co. jail guard charged with assault

HAWKINS COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) - A jail guard in Hawkins County with assault following a February incident.

TBI says Roy Mathes was removing an inmate from his cell when he pushed that inmate into a door causing him to hit his head.

He lost his job shortly after the incident.

The grand jury charged him with assault.

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