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Inmate found dead in Midlands detention center

Published: Aug. 8, 2016 at 5:28 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 8, 2016 at 6:24 PM EDT
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LEXINGTON, SC (WIS) - The State Law Enforcement Division and the Lexington County Sheriff's Department are investigating after an inmate at the Lexington County Detention Center was found dead in a cell.

The inmate, according to the sheriff's department, was found dead around 5:30 a.m. on Monday.

Lexington County Coroner Margaret Fisher identified the man as William Dantzler Day, III, 43, of Gaston.

A cause of death has yet to be determined.

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