Inmate Assaults Defense Attorney In Court After Being Sentenced to Prison

Inmate Assaults Defense Attorney In Court After Being Sentenced to Prison

October 4, 2012 Updated Oct 4, 2012 at 1:26 PM EDT

A bizarre story in a South Carolina courtroom this week.

According to the Rock Hill (S.C.) Herald, a 30-year-old inmate punched his lawyer in the face in a South Carolina courtroom  this week after being sentenced to 15 years in prison. The judge in the case added six months on to the man's sentence for contempt of court, according to the Rock Hill Herald report.

Read the Rock Hill Herald report HERE.

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