Charge filed in jail fight
August 26, 2020
An altercation between two inmates at the Alfalfa County Jail sent one man to the hospital for stitches while the other one was charged with a felony.
According to court documents, Alfalfa County Deputy Loren Nusser was called to the jail on July 8 at 6:42 p.m. in response to a fight in progress. He found inmate Anthony Cochran was in the booking area and had a gash on his right eyebrow.
Jailer Erica Hanson had been working at the time of the fight. She said she said she observed a fight on the jail cameras. She opened the first door to the jail and yelled at the inmates to stop. The fight...