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Guard assaulted at Angola

ANGOLA, LA (WAFB) -

An Angola guard is recovering after allegedly being attacked by an inmate.

Warden Burl Cain says the man responsible has been a problematic inmate.

The inmate, whose name has not been released, had been at Angola since 1986 on a first degree murder charge.

The guard was severely beaten with a chair.

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