Two inmates at the Kirkland Correctional Institute in Columbia are facing charges after four of their fellow inmates were found deceased in a housing unit at the institution Friday morning, according to the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division. Authorities said the officers, who were charged with attempted murder and misconduct in office, stabbed an inmate while he was handcuffed. It operates a specialized housing unit for the state's most unsafe inmates, an assessment and evaluation center for new inmates sentenced to more than three months, and a 24-bed infirmary, according to the Corrections website.
The State Law Enforcement Division and Corrections police investigated this case. Kelley was serving a 15-year sentence for assault and battery of a high and aggravated nature.
Simmons and Philip are accused of strangling each inmate.
King was serving time for a variety of crimes and had a projected release date of October 2020. Both men were already serving life sentences for previous murders. He was scheduled to be released from prison in August 2020.
Kirkland Correctional Institution is a level 3 prison that houses inmates considered to be the most risky and violent offenders sentenced in the state.
In 2016, a corrections officer was sacked for allegedly hitting a handcuffed inmate in the face. Before male inmates 17 and older are assigned to a prison across the state, all start there. They will face a minimum sentence of 30 years for each murder.
Skywatchers, Friday night is your best chance of the year to get a close look at the biggest planet in our solar system. So Hubble will continue to observe Jupiter in the hope that scientists will solve this stormy riddle.
In contrast to the trend seen in services, purchase cost inflation in the manufacturing industry softened to a four-month low. A reading of over 50 on the index indicates expansion while that below the benchmark denotes contraction.
I don't solicit reports, I only receive what the intelligence community thinks I or any other senior official needs to see. However, it is not clear if Rice wanted to know the names under instruction to do so or if she acted on her own.
Samsung has overhauled its flagship Galaxy smartphone with a bezel-free display and a fingerprint scanner located at the rear. Internally, it is powered by a 1.5 GHz quad-core Spreadtrum processor along with which we also get 2GB of RAM.
North Korean state media said the "Pukguksong-2" missile is a surface-to-surface missile that can carry nuclear warheads. The missile launch may be a precursor, with more to come as the summit starts later this week, Cossa said.
In total, the move by Washington will see a cut of just over 30 million euros to the United Nations agency's 2017 budget. The US Department of State has announced that it is cutting funding for UNFPA for the fiscal year of 2017.
This is the fifth National award won by the veteran star who is hailed as the one the Best Actors Indian cinema has ever produced. But the couple let in on a joke on how it was good that Kumar was a no-show at the award shows given that he never won any.
But you can't be blind to the fact that there are families involved, there are people involved, and they need some information. If I'm still in Los Angeles , I will nearly certainly go to the game, since it would be just a four hour drive away.
Authorities were eventually able to convince her to come with them, and she has been recuperating in a local hospital ever since. Cases of feral children - children living in the wild with no human contact - though not unheard of, are few and far between.
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff issued a similar assessment, saying the missile flew about 60 kilometers (37 miles). If deployed, the new missile would cover all of North Korea even when fired from the southern region of the South.
By contrast, the relatively young population of Muslims has meant higher fertility rates as a whole across Muslim populations. This explains why the study expects the birth rate amongst the religiously affiliated to fall to 9% between 2055 and 2060.
Wichita State to join American Athletic Conference
As of late Tuesday afternoon, banners recognizing nine Missouri Valley Conference schools remained in the rafters of Koch Arena. Louis to discuss WSU's departure and possible schools to replace the Shockers, who had been in the conference since 1945.
South Africa: Zuma gets ANC's support to stay on
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Spotify Is Looking to Go Public Before Year's End
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Sharks beat Canucks but lose Thornton
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NJ Transit train derails at New York's Penn Station
Naparstek affected cars on the 10-car train were brought back onto the rail Tuesday morning after a slow, careful process. Raritan Valley Line service will operate on a regular weekday schedule and originate/terminate at Newark Penn Station.
Homeowner fatally shoots intruder in Mason County
Rosa's friend is in the military and was scheduled to deploy to Afghanistan and those in the house may have been drinking. Authorities say the homeowner was in his house and went to check on the property next his when the shooting occurred.