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MCSO Videos: Jail Inmate Beats Up Detention Officers, Cat Cares for Puppies in Hoarder Home

Videos released by the Maricopa County Sheriff's Office show a jail inmate beating up multiple detention officers and the foul interior of a Wittman hoarder's home.

Both are newsworthy and, well, just darned interesting to watch.

In the first, shot two weeks ago by a surveillance video in the Lower Buckeye jail, an unidentified 18-year-old inmate attacks two detention officers in a recreation area, then fends off multiple guards and Taser strikes.

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Ray Stern has worked as a newspaper reporter in Arizona for more than two decades. He's won numerous awards for his reporting, including the Arizona Press Club's Don Bolles Award for Investigative Journalism.