Inmate dies in maximum security prison in South Carolina
SUMMERVILLE, S.C. (AP) — An inmate has died in a maximum security prison in South Carolina.
State prisons spokesman Dexter Lee told The Post and Courier of Charleston that 31-year-old Derrick Lamont Furtick died at the Lieber Correctional Institution in Ridgeville in Dorchester County around 9 p.m. Monday.
There were no details available on the death Tuesday.
Furtick was serving a 30-year sentence for a kidnapping conviction in Orangeburg County last year.
Information from: The Post and Courier, http://www.postandcourier.com