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Inmate found dead at Charleston Co. jail identified

Source: CCDC Source: CCDC

Charleston County deputies are cooperating with the State Law Enforcement Division (SLED) after an inmate was found dead.

Quindell Huggins, 28, died as a result of suicide, according to the Charleston County coroner.

Deputies say the inmate was found dead by a detention deputy Friday shortly before 6 p.m. at the Al Cannon Detention Center on Leeds Avenue in North Charleston.

SLED spokesman Thom Berry said they were called to the scene at about 6:30 p.m. about the death. Crime scene and regional gents were there for several hours.

The investigation is ongoing.

According to county records, Huggins had been arrested four times in the last six years for failure to pay child support.

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