Inmate charged after jailhouse brawl

Jeron Neal Booking Photo

AUSTIN (KXAN) – An inmate at the Travis County is facing an additional charge after deputies say he assaulted a guard during a worship service.

According to the probable cause affidavit for his arrest, Jeron Neal attacked a guard who was attempting to break up a fight.

Security camera footage showed Neal fighting with the guard.

Neal was charged with Assault on a Public Servant. He was initially being held on charges of harassment of a public servant and obstruction or retaliation. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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