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FIRST ON 3 UPDATE: Fourth inmate charged in Bladen Co. Jail beating


BLADEN COUNTY, NC (WWAY) -- A fourth inmate has been charged with the assault of a fellow inmate last month at the Bladen County Jail.

David Wilson Gilchrist, 18, of Elizabethtown, is charged with assault inflicting serious bodily injury and second degree kidnapping.

Gilchrist and three other inmates are accused of beating Joshua Ward while he was in custody in the jail January 22.
Here is his information:

Gilchrist is currently in the Bladen County Jail under a $75,000 secured bond.

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