Waupun Inmate Accused Of Assaulting Guard

9/6/17 – A Waupun Correctional Institutional inmate is accused of assaulting a prison guard. Kevin Russell is facing two felony counts of Battery by Prisoner for the incident this past April. Russel allegedly head butted a corrections officers in the groin while he was being detained in the segregation unit. After being secured by other prison guards, the 37-year-old reportedly pushed several officers down a flight of stairs, injuring one guard. No motive was listed in the criminal complaint. If convicted, Russell faces up to an additional 12 years in prison. An initial appearance is scheduled for October 5.