Berkeley coroner IDs jail inmate found dead

Jason Stout (PROVIDED)

Berkeley County Coroner Bill Salisbury identified the inmate found dead in his bunk at the Berkeley County jail this morning as 32-year-old Jason Stout of Moncks Corner.

Salisbury said an autopsy has been scheduled and that more information will be released later.

S.C. Law Enforcement Division investigators have taken over the case. Authorities say the death was reported about 10:30 a.m.

Check back as more details become available.

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