An inmate found dead at the Hill-Finklea Detention Facility in Berkeley County has now been identified.
Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Dan Moon says the dead inmate was 32-year-old Jason Stout of Moncks Corner. Stout’s body was found around 10:30 Wednesday morning.
He was behind bars for family court bench warrants. Both the sheriff’s office and the State Law Enforcement Division are investigating. An autopsy is also being conducted.
Sheree Bernardi of Charleston affiliate WTMA contributed to this report.