Inmate at Augusta State Medical Prison dies in stabbing

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - An inmate at the Augusta State Medical Prison was killed this morning according to the Richmond County coroner.

Shannon Grier was pronounced dead at 6:20 a.m. as a result of probable multiple sharp force trauma, according to the coroner.

An autopsy is scheduled for next week at the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta.

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