An inmate in the Floyd County Jail, Corun J. Sellars, 30, is facing new charges after he allegedly got into a physical altercation with a female deputy Wednesday.

Sellers is now charged with a felony for riot in a penal institution and felony obstruction of officers.  He was also charged with a misdemeanor for simple battery.

Corun Jaron Sellars, 29 of Rome, was arrested this week after he allegedly injured a man in an attack on Tolbert Street.

Reports said that Sellars hit the victim in the face with a closed fist, resulting in an injury to his nose.

The incident occurred back on April 28th.

Sellers is charged with battery.