Mystery illnesses - page 2
Hi everyone. I've worked in a local county jail for about one year now and I'm wondering how others deal with this type of situation. We have a new inmate who insists on many medical problems such as... Read More
Mar 6, '07Joined: Apr '02; Posts: 214; Likes: 14Quote from DixiecupGasp, do they do that at your place too? Amazing how long they can keep that crap up. I think the child molesters may be the best at it. We have a weekender right now who claims something every weekend. We joke about what it will be this weekend. I think he should run out of serious illnesses to claim pretty soon. Lets see... so far it has been "a stroke, an allergic reaction " my tongue is swelling, I can't breath", a heart attack, broken back, I've fallen and I can't get up, I just got diagnosed with seizures, I feel one coming now. Mid week, on the outside he threatened to kill his self to get a 72 hr comittment, he thought he could get out of jail for the weekend,the mental unit kicked his butt out friday am. Sheesh!!!We had a guy who insisted he couldn't walk. Test were all negative. He literally scooted around everywhere on his butt for months.
Then one day he miraculously got up and started walking!