SCDC Officials Investigating Inmate Death After Altercation with Cellmate

Ryan Mansfield and Michael Brice

Ryan Mansfield and Michael Brice/Provided

COLUMBIA, S.C. (WOLO) – A 24-year-old inmate at the Lieber Correctional Institution is dead after an altercation with his cellmate, officials say.

The wing where Ryan Mansfield was found dead is on lockdown.

Lieber is a maximum security prison in Ridgeville and houses about 1,200 inmates.

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