|Area inmate recovering after being 'shanked' by cellmate|
|By kwtx.com- Rissa Shaw|
HILLSBORO, Texas (KWTX) A Hill County Jail inmate is recovering after being stabbed by another inmate.
Delance Daniels, 35, was stabbed in the lower back with some sort of modified, metal object by one of his cellmates before 4 p.m. Tuesday, authorities confirm.
Hill County Sheriff's officials say guards broke it up quickly without having to use any weapons.
"They were able to get the aggressor inmate away from the victim and were able to render aid to the victim," said Chief Deputy Scott Robinson.
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