Report: Inmate smashed window with wheelchair leg rest

March 24, 2022–5:31 p.m.


An inmate at the Floyd County Jail is facing charges of criminal damage to property and interference with government property following an incident on Wednesday.

According to jail records, 18-year old Ashton Skyler Swearinger of Aragon took the leg rest off of another inmate’s wheelchair and used it as a club to bust the window out of his cell.

Swearinger has been in jail since March 4 when he was arrested on charges of terroristic threats and acts and stalking.

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