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#1 May 5, 2012
Posted on Thu, May. 03, 2012

Three Madison County Jail inmates charged with beating fellow inmate


Prosecutors have charged three Madison County Jail inmates with aggravated battery for allegedly attacking another inmate.

The beating was reported about 9:30 p.m. Monday, according to the Madison County Sheriff's Department.

Charged were James C. Holman, 24, of 2301 Jacksonville Road in Springfield; Lee W. Gilliam III, 23, of 1429 Thorpe St. in Alton; and Briran B. Blake, 21, of 1633 Fifth St. in Madison.

The victim told jail guards the attack was unprovoked. He was transported to an area hospital with swelling and bruises to his face and torso.

Blake, Holman, and Gilliam have been isolated from the other inmates.

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