Inmate charged in Sevier Co. Jail assault

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A Grand Jury indicted a Sevier Co. Jail inmate for the beating of a fellow inmate in early June, the Sevier Co. Sheriff's Office announced.

Walter Dahm, 39, was charged with one count of Aggravated Assault for the attack that sent Ronald L. McDaniel to the hospital, authorities said. The assault reportedly took place at the jail on June 6th. McDaniel had to be taken to UT Medical center.


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  • by someonethatcares Location: knoxville on Jul 12, 2011 at 11:40 AM
    The FBI needs to investagte the other beatings and deaths at Sevier County Jail that has happened this year maybe they can get the truth. Seems to be happening alot this year this makes 4 now Its time to do something about it NOW

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