Carter Weaver, Sheriff of Georgetown County, reports that corrections officers at the Georgetown County Detention Center, found an inmate unresponsive in his jail cell this morning.
Medical attention was given by the corrections staff. The inmate, still unresponsive but alive, was transported by Emergency Medical Services to Tidelands Georgetown Memorial Hospital.
Sheriff Weaver has contacted the State Law Enforcement Division for the purpose of conducting an investigation as to any incidents that may have led up to the inmate’s found condition.
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