Inmate killed at Lieber Correctional, may have been attacked by cellmate

Crime News

DORCHESTER COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – An inmate was killed at Liber Correctional Institution in Ridgeville Friday morning.

The South Carolina Department of Corrections is investigating the death as a homicide.

Officials said an inmate was found unresponsive in his cell after what officers believed was an attack by his cellmate.

The case is under investigation by SCDC Police Services.

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