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Inmate accused of officer attack to appear in court

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

A Chatham County inmate who allegedly attacked a jailer is expected in court Wednesday.

Derek Rogers is scheduled to appear for a preliminary hearing. 

According to the Chatham County Sheriff's Office, Rogers attacked an officer assigned to watch over him just before 11 p.m. on June 16th. They say he initially got upset because phones in the jail weren't working.

Rogers is charged with felony obstruction of an officer with harm/injury.

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