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Sligo man charged for attacking two corrections officers in Jefferson County

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BROOKVILLE – A 26-year-old Sligo man is facing multiple assault charges for an alleged attack on two corrections officers at the Jefferson County Jail.

State Police report that Brandon Geer assaulted the officers as they were trying to enforce a lockdown order in June.

Geer allegedly punched one victim several times and kicked the face of the other victim.

Geer remains in the Jefferson County Jail awaiting a preliminary hearing in September.

Geer’s bail has been set at $60,000 for this most recent case.