Federal inmate indicted on assault charge

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CLARKSBURG, W. Va. (WDTV) - A USP Hazelton inmate was indicted Tuesday by a federal grand jury on an assault charge.

According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, 29-year-old Margarito Padillia is accused of assaulting another inmate on January 1, 2018.

Padillia is charged with one count of assault with a dangerous weapon and faces up to 10 years behind bars and a fine of up to $250,000 if found guilty of this charge.