Fighting inside South Carolina maximum-security prison leaves 7 inmates dead, 17 injured

Business Insider | 4/16/2018 | Staff
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Fighting between inmates inside a maximum security prison in South Carolina led to seven inmates dead and 17 others injured.

No officers were wounded in the fights that broke out on Sunday night.

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COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Seven inmates have been killed and at least 17 others seriously injured amid fighting between prisoners inside a maximum security prison in South Carolina.

Prisons spokesman Jeff Taillon announced the grim outcome after State Law Enforcement Division agents helped secure Lee Correctional Institution around 3 a.m. Monday.

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Taillon said no officers were wounded after multiple inmate fights broke out at 7:15 p.m. Sunday. He said 17 of the injured required medical...
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