Deputies: No charges in deadly Laurens Co. shooting; family member acted in self-defense


The SC Department of Corrections is requesting SLED to investigate the death of an inmate at Kirkland Correctional Institution in Columbia.

According to the report, an autopsy was scheduled to be done on the 19-year-old inmate on Monday.

This case is still underway as SLED and the Richland County Coroner work to identify the inmate and investigate the cause of death.

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