PHOENIX — Two Arizona prison inmates will have a decade added on to their
sentences after pleading guilty to assaulting a state Department of Corrections
officer last year.
DOC officials said Wednesday that 25-year-old Guillermo Caughlan and
27-year-old Salvador Reyes each pleaded guilty in Navajo County Superior Court
to dangerous assault by a prisoner.
They were accused of attacking a corrections officer at the Winslow prison
complex last July 19.
Caughlan and Reyes allegedly attacked the officer from behind as inmates at
Kaibab unit were being readied to go to the dining hall.
DOC officials said the officer suffered a broken nose and a broken cheekbone.
Caughlan and Reyes were each sentenced to the maximum term of 10 years
on the charges.