Inmate convicted of hitting two correctional officers

Darrell Smith (Source: Johnson Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
Darrell Smith (Source: Johnson Co. Sheriff's Dept.)

By Heartland News

VIENNA, IL (KFVS) - A former Shawnee Correctional Center inmate was convicted of two counts of aggravated battery.

Darrell Smith, 30, was convicted of hitting two correctional officers in the face after being told to put personal items away.

Smith was sentenced to the maximum of seven years with two years of parole.

At the time of his plea, Smith was in the Pontiac Correctional Center serving a 22-year sentence for aggravated vehicle hijacking with a firearm out of Cook County.

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