Man charged with attempted murder of prisoner

A man has been charged with the attempted murder of an inmate at Bristol Prison.

On June 26, a 37-year-old man was assaulted and left with life-threatening injuries at the jail and he remains in hospital. Police say they are treating the incident as a hate crime.

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Man charged with attack on prisoner

A man has been charged with the attempted murder of an inmate at Bristol Prison.

On June 26 a 37-year-old man was assaulted and left with life-threatening injuries at the jail in Horfield and he remains in hospital.

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An investigation began immediately and a man was arrested and released on bail while we continued our enquiries. We’re treating this incident as a hate crime.

Today Ryan Guest, 34, has been charged with attempted murder and will be appearing at Bristol Magistrates Court at a later date.

– Avon & Somerset Police
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