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Jail inmate accused of biting corrections officer

November 30, 2017 12:40 PM

An inmate at the Warren County Jail is facing new charges, after allegedly biting a corrections officer.

Erik Clothier of Glens Falls is being held on domestic abuse charges and the sheriff's department says he became combative during a search of his cell and bit the hand of the officer who tried to restrain him.

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The officer was not hurt and Clothier is now facing attempted assault charges in addition to the domestic violence charges.

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