Aaron Hernandez in Jailhouse Brawl
Sources say he attacked another inmate after 'harassment'
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff | Suggested by DanPaul
Posted Feb 26, 2014 10:36 AM CST
In this June 26, 2013 photo, former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, left, stands with his attorney Michael Fee during his arraignment in Attleboro District Court in Attleboro, Mass.   (AP Photo/The Sun Chronicle, Mike George, File Pool)

(Newser) – Apparently "behind bars" does not translate to "staying out of trouble" when one is Aaron Hernandez: Sources tell TMZ the former New England Patriot beat up a fellow inmate at Bristol County Jail yesterday. The sources say the two had been at odds all day (according to Radar, the other man had been "bullying" Hernandez since he was imprisoned on murder charges in June) and that Hernandez—who is typically kept separated out of concern that other inmates might target him—was for some reason allowed to walk down a hallway, where he caught sight of the other inmate and allegedly attacked him. The sheriff confirms there was a fight, but says neither inmate was seriously injured. The incident is under investigation.

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BCS
Feb 27, 2014 1:33 PM CST
You've gotta do what you've gotta do when you're in prison. I would fight right away if I were caged with those animals. Let them know there's a line, otherwise they'll just keep pressing. Not saying that he's not one of those animals.
HANKHILL
Feb 27, 2014 9:21 AM CST
just more jailhouse scum! better dead than fed!
JERZJOE
Feb 27, 2014 7:03 AM CST
he does not want to somebody's BITCH!! period!!