Columbia County Inmates Shot by Gunman
The search is on for a gunman after two inmates were shot this evening at the Columbia Correctional Institution, according to authorities.
The all-male prison of more than 1,400 was put on lockdown after the incident.
Columbia County deputies say a 911 call came in reporting that two inmates had been stabbed.
Reports came in later that confirmed the pair had been shot, not stabbed.
An investigation is underway.
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