Authorities: Manchester man assaulted fellow inmate Dec.14

A Delaware County Jail inmate is accused of assaulting another inmate.

Timo Wilson, 38, of Manchester, is charged in Iowa District Court for Delaware County with assault with injury. He was scheduled for a preliminary hearing on Friday, Dec. 28.

Court documents state jail staff was moving Wilson to a shower area when he repeatedly hit inmate Tony R. Woodruff, 59, of Delhi, in the face at about 5:20 p.m. Dec. 14. Woodruff sustained a black eye and bloody lip. Court documents do not indicate why Wilson assaulted Woodruff.

Court documents show Wilson was being held at the jail on several charges, including willful injury and operating while intoxicated, related to an assault and high-speed chase in April in Manchester.

Woodruff is being held at the jail on theft and drug charges.