SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC)- The Chatham County Sheriff's office is making a new plea for funds after an inmate allegedly attacked a jailer over the weekend.
Dereck Rogers was in jail on misdemeanor charges of reckless driving and fleeing police. Now he's charged with felony obstruction. Deputies say that angry phones weren't working, Rogers attacked the guard who was trying to help him Sunday night.
According to the Jail Administrator Col. John Wilcher, a corrections officer puts out a distress call at the Chatham County Jail one or two times a week.