BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Hill-Finklea Detention Center in Berkeley County.
Chief Deputy Jeremy Baker with the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office told News 2 that a male inmate was found unresponsive and suffered what was described as a medical-related death shortly after 7:00 a.m. Monday.
The inmate was identified as Justice Roemello Rogers (27) of Hanahan.
The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating per protocol for a death at a jail.
An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.