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Man Sentenced for Assaulting Hospital Security Guard

A man will spend six years in prison for assaulting a Mercy Medical Center employee in Redding.

Posted: Feb. 7, 2019 11:13 AM

REDDING, Calif. - A man will spend six years in prison for assaulting a Mercy Medical Center employee in Redding.

Christopher Cook pled guilty just this week.

Prosecutors say he swung a bicycle chain at a security guard in the hospital's parking lot in 2017. 

Cook had just been released from prison for another assault conviction.

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