PLATTSBURGH — Clinton County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested a county inmate after an altercation with another inmate Saturday. Deputies allege that Gerald F. Mace, 35, of Plattsburgh engaged in a physical altercation with another inmate, which caused injury to that inmate and caused him to lose consciousness. Mace was charged with assault second degree, criminal possession of a weapon third degree, introducing dangerous contraband into a correctional facility (no degree), and strangulation second degree, all felonies. Mace was arraigned in the town of Plattsburgh court, and was sent back to the Clinton County Jail on no bail to await further court action.
— By Contributing Writers Jennifer Meschinelli and Shawn Ryan