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Chemung County inmate charged with assaulting officer

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A 22-year-old inmate at the Chemung County Jail has been charged after injuring a correctional officer.

The Chemung County Sheriff’s Office reports that Brandon Allwood created a disturbance at the jail and had to be restrained. While being restrained Allwood resisted officers and caused injury to a Corrections Officer.

Allwood was charged in March with unlawful fleeing in the 3rd degree, criminal possession of a controlled substance in the 7th Degree, along with various reckless driving charges. 

Allwood, a resident of Southport, was arraigned in the City of Elmira Court where he was remanded to the Chemung County Jail without bail.

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