FORT EDWARD, N.Y. – A man serving time in jail has been arrested for felony assault.
According to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office, a Troy man was arrested on Friday.
Authorities say that Joseph Rogers, 25, is currently incarcerated in the Washington County Jail for Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the third degree. While in jail, Rogers allegedly punched another inmate in the face, causing injury to the victim’s eye.
Rogers has been arraigned. He was sent back to county jail pending further proceedings.