One Bexar County jail guard is in the hospital today, after being beaten up---by another jail guard--right there in the jail.
1200 WOAI news reports in the latest crisis to confront newly elected Sheriff Susan Pamerleau, two jail Detention Officers got into a fight at the jail on Sunday. One of the Deputies had to be transferred to the hospital with non life threatening injuries.
No word on what prompted the embarrassing altercation. Both Deputies have been placed on Administrative Leave pending an internal investigation by the Sheriff's Department Professional Standards and Integrity Division.
Deputies are also investigating to determine whether a crime may have been committed warranting criminal charges.
Bexar County Detention Officers are sworn peace officers and are members of the Deputy Sheriff's Association of Bexar County.
No word on what prompted the altercation.