Prison Fight at Lee Correctional Leaves 3 Officers, 4 Inmates Injured

The State newspaper reported that 3 officers and 4 inmates were injured during a prison fight at Lee Correctional Institution in Bishopville, SC.

According to the report, a fight among inmates broke out at approximately 9:00AM on Monday. The officers were injured when they attempted to break up the fight. The officers were transported to a hospital for treatment. There was no word regarding the extent of the inmates’ injuries.

Prison officials informed The State that the prison is on lockdown.

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Defending criminal charges including drug crimes, DUI, CDV, mail fraud, wire fraud, bank fraud, computer crimes, money laundering, and juvenile crimes, Pete also handles Federal and State investigations. Representing individuals in Civil Matters including Class Actions, Personal Injury, Qui Tam Actions, Defective Products, Nursing Home Neglect, and Professional Licensing Defense cases. Joseph Preston “Pete” Strom, Jr., the managing partner at Strom Law Firm, L.L.C., has been fighting for justice since 1984.

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