BAMBERG, SC (WIS) - Authorities say a man charged in the death of a Bamberg County store clerk is under observation after trying to kill himself.
Sheriff Ed Darnell told the Times and Democrat of Orangeburg that 20-year-old Michael Daniels used a broken light bulb to cut his neck. .
Authorities say Daniels went into the Tiger Express convenience store in Olar on Nov. 1, killing 19-year-old Alicia Dyches and wounding another employee and a customer.
Dyches' father says Daniels harassed his daughter in the weeks before the killing.
Moments before a judge denied bond for 20-year-old Michael Daniels Nov. 3, the sister of 19-year-old Alicia Dyches broke down in court and wailed, "I hope he pays."
"F--- you," Michaels responded, before repeating the insult.
Darnell says Daniels has been taken to a mental health facility in Columbia for observation