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An inmate in Port Angeles was sentenced to an additional 6 years in prison for attacking a guard. An inmate in Port Angeles was sentenced to an additional 6 years in prison for attacking a guard.
PORT ANGELES, Wash. -

 A Clalam By Corrections Center inmate who was already serving a 10-year sentence for attacking a juvenile correctional facility counselor with a shank in 2012 was recently sentenced to to an additional 5 years and 10 months in prison for repeatedly stabbing another officer with a shank.

Carlos Alvalos' sentence was the maximum he could have received. The shank used by Avalos, likely crafted from metal removed from a cell heating vent, was found in a hallway near the scene of the assault.

The officer suffered multiple cuts to his face, head, neck, hands and torso, including a long gash on his face.

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