- A man convicted of attacking a jail officer in Marathon County will learn his sentence today.
22 year old Fredrick Morris pled no contest to agrivated battery and battery by a prisoner.
Prosecutors say Morris was the inmate who threw a punch which knocked a Marathon County jail officer unconscious.
The attack happened last year in March.
Julie Christensen was critically injured and admitted to the hospital.
Morris also attacked officer Denny Woodward moments after his attack on Christensen.
Sentencing for Morris is scheduled this afternoon in Marathon County Circuit Court.
The attack resulted in creation of a citizens jail review panel, to review jail procedures.
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