Disgraced former US gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar was stabbed multiple times in federal prison, sources say.
Officials said Associated Press A convicted sexual abuser said he was assaulted by another inmate Sunday night while in jail at Coleman, Florida.
One of the people involved said he was stabbed in the back and chest.
The extent of his injuries is unknown, but he is said to be in a stable condition.
Nassar has served hundreds of years in a Florida prison after being convicted of both state and federal charges of sexually assaulting girls and young women who were members of the U.S. Gymnastics Team.
As team doctor, this sex offender abused his position of trust and preyed on dozens of young gymnasts over the decades.
He was finally arrested on child pornography charges in December 2016, more than a year after his first victim filed charges.
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/crime/larry-nassar-prison-stabbed-usa-gymnastics-b2372508.html Larry Nassar: US former gymnast doctor stabbed multiple times in federal prison, sources say