Convicted wife-killer Drew Peterson reportedly attacked with food tray in prison

Ex-Cop and convicted wife killer Drew Peterson was jumped at an Indiana prison once again.

According to the Chicago Tribune, this time an inmate attacked the 63-year-old with a food tray in the dining section of the maximum-security prison.

This is the second time in about a month Peterson has been attacked, with the first time resulting in him being moved to a new facility.

In the latest scuffle, Peterson was not badly injured, according to reports, and he's been separated from the general population.

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Drew Peterson was set to appear in court Monday on charges that he tried to hire a hitman to kill Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow, sources told WGN. Peterson was convicted of killing his third wife Kathleen Savio in 2012 and is a suspect in his fourth wife's disappearance.
Attorneys for Drew Peterson's defense, from left, Joe Lopez, David Peilet and Steve Greenberg hold a news conference outside the Will County Courthouse after Peterson was sentenced to 38 years in prison for the murder of Kathleen Savio, on Thursday, February 21, 2013, in Joliet, Illinois. (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
Will County's State's Attorney James W. Glasgow holds a news conference at Joliet City Hall in Joliet, Illinois, after Drew Peterson was sentenced to 38 years in prison for the murder of Kathleen Savio on Thursday, February 21, 2013. (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
Will County's State's Attorney James W. Glasgow, left, shakes hands with Cassandra Cales, the sister of Stacy Peterson, after a news conference at City Hall in Joliet, Illinois, on Thursday, February 21, 2013, where it was announced that Drew Peterson was denied a new trial in the death of his third wife, Kathleen Savio, and sentenced to 38 years in prison. Drew Peterson's fourth wife, Stacy, is still missing. (Terrence Antonio James/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow holds a news conference outside Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Illinois, on Thursday, September 6, 2012, following the murder conviction of Drew Peterson in the death of Kathleen Savio. (E. Jason Wambsgans/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
Family of Kathleen Savio, including stepmother Marcia Savio, left, half-brother Nicholas Savio, center, and father Henry Savio, right, make a statement outside Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Illinois, on Thursday, September 6, 2012, after Drew Peterson was found guilty of killing Kathleen Savio. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
Court-watchers applaud the guilty verdict in Drew Peterson's murder trial outside Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Illinois, on Thursday, September 6, 2012, after the former police officer was found guilty of killing Kathleen Savio. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
Kathleen Savio's stepmother, Marcia Savio, center, and Kathleen Savio's father, Henry Savio, right, walk outside Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Illinois, on Thursday, September 6, 2012, after Drew Peterson was found guilty of killing Kathleen Savio. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
Will County State's Attorney James Glasgow arrives for jury instructions in the Drew Peterson trial at Will County Courthouse in Joliet, Illinois, Wednesday, September 5, 2012. (Zbigniew Bzdak/Chicago Tribune/MCT via Getty Images)
JOLIET, IL - JULY 31: Joel Brodsky, attorney for Drew Peterson, leaves the Will County Courthouse during a recess in Peterson's murder trial July 31, 2012 in Joliet, Illinois. Opening arguments in Peterson's trial began today. Peterson, a former Bolingbrook, Illinois police sergeant is on trial for the murder of his third wife Kathleen Savio. Peterson is also a suspect in the 2007 disappearance of his fourth wife Stacy Peterson. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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Last summer he was sentenced to 40 additional years in prison for attempting to hire a hitman to kill the prosecutor who put him in prison.

The ex-police sergeant is already serving a 38-year-sentence for killing his third ex-wife Kathleen Savio.

Peterson is famously remembered for the suspicious disappearance of his fourth wife Stacy Peterson, though foul play was suspected, at the time, a lack of evidence prevented Peterson from being charged.

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