5 inmates charged in Columbus County prison stabbing


COLUMBUS COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Columbus County Sheriff’s Office has charged five inmates in connection with a prison stabbing.

It happened September 8 at the Columbus Correctional Institution.

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An inmate was stabbed multiple times and taken to Columbus Regional Healthcare System for treatment.

Earlier this week, the sheriff’s office charged Ahmad Brooks, Dedric Mckenzie, Ravontae Bess-Staton, Anthony Mitchell, and Damarick Harper.