Inmate at Thorold detention centre charged with assault
An inmate at the Thorold detention centre is now charged with assault following an incident in mid October.
Police responded to the jail on the 17th to reports of an inmate being assaulted by another in the custodial holding area of the prison.
The victim received medical treatment for minor injuries.
The accused, 40 year old Adam White, has been charged with assault.
White has been brought before the court to answer to this charge and remains in custody at the Niagara Detention Centre.