Inmate Dies Following Altercation at Lee Correctional Institute

July 17, 2017, 10:28 am EST | Share:

BISHOPVILLE, SC (WTAT-TV) — Police say 22-year-old Christian Ray died Saturday at Lee Correctional Institute following an altercation.

Officers say Ray was fighting another inmate before he died. They say the person he was fighting was badly injured.

The 22-year-old was serving a seven-year sentence for attempted armed robbery.

That incident is still under investigation.