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Inmate accused of fighting with guards at Butte jail

Posted at 12:34 PM, Jan 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-16 14:34:57-05

A Butte inmate faces more charges in connection with assaulting jail staff.

Coby Woods, of Livingston is accused of assaulting three corrections officers in the Butte jail Tuesday night. Woods was arrested on Monday in Butte in connection with stealing a van.


On Tuesday, Police said he took off his clothes and kicked and punched guards at the jail before they were able to get him under control. No injuries were reported.