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Hamilton County inmate faces additional charges of assault with bio-hazard material

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -  A Hamilton County inmate is facing an addition charge after he reportedly threw urine at an officer.

Thomas Henry Rouse was acting unruly in his cell and an officer called for assistance, according to a police report.

When officers responded Rouse threw his urine hitting one officer in the face and mouth. Medical tests found Rouse was Hepatitis C positive.

Rouse is now charged with aggravated assault with a bio-hazard. The officer has been tested due to exposure.
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