Posted on behalf of Harbin & Burnett on Apr 16, 2018 in General Interest
The South Carolina Department of Corrections released information that 7 inmates had been killed last night at Lee Correctional Institution. The deaths are the result of multiple fights among inmates and early reports indicate the deaths were the result of stabbing. Additionally, numerous prisoners were taken to several area hospitals for treatment of life-threatening injuries. At this time, there are no reports of injury to any guard or other state employee. No victims' names have been released pending notification of family. For more information, click here: Prison deaths.