16 face charges after Cook County jail fight

Daily Herald report
Updated 2/26/2018 11:03 AM

Sixteen Cook County jail detainees have been charged with mob action after a fight in the maximum security housing tier.

The fight was reported at 9:30 p.m. Feb. 16 in Division 9, Cook County Sheriff Thomas J. Dart said in a news release. Two inmates were taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries including puncture wounds. Others were treated at the jail. None of the injuries were judged to be life threatening.

A homemade weapon was recovered.

Indicted on charges are Breily Sotomayor, 24; Richard Duncan, 20; Javonte Daniels, 19; Eddie Howlett, 25; Miguel Webster, 23; Matthew Cobbs, 24; Garlin Minor, 24; Robert Morales, 28; Sylvester White, 23; Eugene Spencer, 26; Larry Woods, 39; James Ford, 29; James Wilson, 34; Nicacio Munoz, 28; Antonio Davis, 28 and Devonte Marsh, 22.

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