Inmate Hospitalized After Assault
Posted May 23, 1996 7:00 a.m. EDT
ROCKY MOUNT — May 24, 1996 - 3:00 p.m. EDT
A Nash Correctional Center inmate is in critical condition in a Rocky Mount hospital after an assault this morning.
Two inmates were digging a ditch when one allegedly accused the other of not working fast enough, then assaulted him with a pickax. Corrections officers used pepper spray to stop the fight.
The injured inmate is 36-year-old Don Debraal.
Harold Graham, 23, is accused in the assault and is currently confined.
Debraal is serving time on a conviction of taking liberties with a child. Graham is incarcerated for second-degree murder