jailed 9SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — A federal inmate was indicted Tuesday, July 21, 2015 for assaulting a federal officer.

According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office, Paulino Aparicio, 51, an inmate at the U.S. Medical Center for federal prisoners in Springfield, was alleged to have assaulted a corrections officer at the medical center on April 10, 2015.

According to the indictment, Aparicio struck the officer in the face with his fist, fracturing the officers nose. A hearing date has not yet been scheduled for Aparicio in this matter.