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Officer Assaulted by an Inmate at the Oaks Correctional Facility

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A corrections officer is recovering from non-life threatening injuries after police say he was attacked by an inmate.

The incident happened Tuesday night at the Oaks Correctional Facility in Manistee County near Manistee.

Police say the prisoner attacked the officer just as he was leaving the cell.

The man was moved to isolation immediately following the incident.

State police are investigating.

We are working to bring you more on this story tonight, on 9&10 News at 6:00.