Corrections Officer Succumbs to Injuries Sustained from Inmate Attack
November 16, 2010
MEADVILLE, PA – Correctional Officer Gary Chapin succumbed to injuries sustained one month earlier after being attacked and beaten by an inmate in the Crawford County Correctional Facility.
Officer Chapin was transported to Wesbury United Methodist Community Hospital but never regained consciousness after the attack.
The inmate who beat him was in jail on a parole violation at the time. Charges are pending against the inmate in connection with Officer Chapin’s murder.