One Inmate Shoots Another in Fulton County Jail
The jail immediately went into lockdown mode as the investigation got underway. Non-essential personnel and
visitors in the lobby were evacuated from the building as a precaution. The interim chief jailer called additional
agencies for security reasons.
The investigation determined that inmate Kortez Hurt is responsible for the attack. Additional charges are expected to be filed against the attacker. Hurt is 28 years old and his last address was in the city of Atlanta. This was his 14th incarceration at the Fulton County Jail. His first stay was in the year 2000.