PROVIDENCE -- Three correctional officers at the state prison in Cranston have been charged with several counts of simple assault.
The officers charged were Lt. Kenneth Viveiros, 53, officer Ernest Spaziano, 37, and Capt. Gualter Botas, 37.
Botas faces eight counts involving five different inmates including Michael Walsh, the minimum-security inmate who in February, alleged he was forced to eat his own feces before being hit in the head with a phone book.
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