02/23/2013 12:07 pm ET

Mom Of Beaten Inmate: 'It Was A Nightmare'

CHICAGO — The mother of a Cook County inmate who was allegedly beaten after getting into an argument with two jail guards said Friday she was happy "justice is being served."

That comes after criminal charges were brought against Department of Corrections officers Delphia A. Sawyer, 31, and Pamela R. Bruce, 29, for allegedly ordering two inmates to beat up 18-year-old inmate Kyle Pillischafske, of Mount Prospect, last year.

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