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Hays State inmate gets out of prison, goes back to jail

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CHATTOOGA COUNTY, GA (Times Free Press) -

Go to prison. Fight an officer. Get out of prison. Meet a deputy. Go back to jail.

Do not pass go.

According to the Georgia Department of Corrections, that's how 21-year-old Glenn McDowell plays the game. After a three-year stint at Hays State Prison in Trion, McDowell was set for release Saturday.

But on the other side, a Chattooga County Sheriff's Office deputy waited to greet him with a pair of handcuffs. The deputy arrested McDowell on charges that he attacked a corrections officer four months ago. During the beating, McDowell allegedly gave the officer a concussion and broke his nose.

Read more from our news partner the Times Free Press.

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