A Crawford County corrections officer died yesterday after being attacked by an inmate in October, according to The Erie Times-News.
Officer Cary M. Chapin, 49, was attacked by 24-year-old Gregory G. Brown on Oct. 13 at the correctional facility in Saegertown.
He did not regain consciousness following the attack and was pronounced dead at approximately 2:40 a.m. at the Wesbury United Methodist Community in Meadville.
The inmate was charged with aggravated assault, assault by a prisoner and reckless endangerment following the incident.
Officials are awaiting the results of an autopsy before determining whether additional charges will be filed.
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