Just before 8:15pm Sunday evening, the Alaska State Troopers responded to a reported assault at Wildwood Jail Building 10.
Subsequent investigation revealed that a 44-year old male inmate had reported to Wildwood Corrections Officers that two other male inmates had entered his cell while he was sleeping, woke him up, and began punching and elbowing him on the head and back, as well as, stepping on one of his hands.
The victim felt pain as a result of the attack and sought care from the facilities medical unit.
The victim was able to identify his assailants to responding troopers, however, the identities of said assailants are not being released at this time.
The trooper investigation will reportedly continue.