Sheriff's office employee suspended pending inmate assault investigation

Sgt. Vick Kendrick / Courtesy of Madison County Sheriff's Office
Sgt. Vick Kendrick / Courtesy of Madison County Sheriff's Office

(WMC-TV) – A Madison County Sheriff's sergeant is suspended pending an investigation into the assault of two inmates at the Madison County Penal Farm.

An internal investigation began when the alleged assault was brought to the attention of the administrator Thursday.

Sergeant Vick A. Kendrick, 58, is suspended with pay until the investigation is complete. He has been employed by the sheriff's office for 11 years.

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