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  1. Reward offered as police investigate inmate's 2nd escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | Bluffton Today

    ... said 47-year-old Michael Allen Williamson stabbed a police officer during his escape from McCormick Correctional Institution in the western part of the state. The officer's protective vest deflected many blows, but she was treated for two stab ...

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  2. Reward offered as police investigate inmatea s 2nd escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | WTNH

    ... said 47-year-old Michael Allen Williamson stabbed a police officer during his escape from McCormick Correctional Institution in the western part of the state. The officer's protective vest deflected many blows, but she was treated for two stab ...

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  3. New Warden at Leath Correctional InstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    Patricia Yeldell has been named the new Warden at Leath Correctional Institution. Warden Yeldell joined the agency in 1987 as a officer in McCormick Correctional Institution.

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  4. New Warden at Leath Correctional InstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | GwdToday.com

    Patricia Yeldell has been named the new Warden at Leath Correctional Institution. Warden Yeldell joined the agency in 1987 as a officer in McCormick Correctional Institution.

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  5. Man convicted of killing Columbia baker faces new chargeRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2016 | WBTV

    A man sentenced to life in prison for killing an employee at a Columbia bakery in 2013 has now been charged with killing an inmate at a state prison in McCormick. Local media report that 22-year-old Lorenzo Young was charged with murder Tuesday in the stabbing death of an inmate at the McCormick Correctional Institution last month.

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  6. Fourth-graders share power of prayer after crime scene unfolds outsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | FOX Carolina

    ... On Dec. 8, a 15-hour manhunt came to an end in the school's parking lot. After escaping McCormick Correctional Institution, an inmate led agents from multiple departments on a chase . He was accused of stabbing an officer while on the run before ...

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  7. Family sends thanks to police after they capture escaped inmate at child's schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | WIS-TV Columbia

    A family of a student at Northside Christian Academy sent a Christmas greeting to the men and women of the Lexington Police Department to thank them for their work in capturing an inmate who escaped from a Midlands prison. Inmate Michael Alan Williamson, 47, escaped from McCormick Correctional Institution on Dec. 8 and made it all the way to the doors of the private school on Sunset Boulevard before he was caught by LPD officers.

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  8. Escaped inmate accused in Walmart stabbing caught after trying to enter schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Fox News

    ... else, he sat down on the bench," Davis said. Williamson was discovered missing from McCormick Correctional Institution in the western part of the state around 8:50 p.m. Wednesday. Hardesty's protective vest deflected many blows, but Hardesty was ...

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  9. Escaped inmate, suspect in officer stabbing captured trying to enter schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Columbia Police say an escaped inmate out of McCormick Correctional Institution also wanted in connection with the stabbing of a CPD officer has been captured outside of a school in Lexington County. Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook and Department of Corrections Director Bryan Stirling say inmate Michael Alan Williamson, 47, escaped from the prison on Wednesday and traveled to Columbia.

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  10. Inmate Escape-South CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | The News

    South Carolina authorities were searching Thursday for an inmate who escaped a maximum-security prison and was suspected in the stabbing of a police officer miles away. Michael Allen Williamson, 47, escaped around 8:50 p.m. Wednesday from McCormick Correctional Institution, according to Dexter Lee of the South Carolina Department of Corrections.

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  11. McCormick escapee capturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | GwdToday.com

    ... The SC Department of Corrections said that Michael Allen Williamson escaped from the McCormick Correctional Institution around 9pm Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016. By 10pm an officer with the Columbia Police Department was stabbed multiple times by a suspect ...

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  12. Escaped inmate accused in police stabbing recapturedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | SavannahNow

    ... else, he sat down on the bench," Davis said. Williamson was discovered missing from McCormick Correctional Institution in the western part of the state around 8:50 p.m. Wednesday. Hardesty's protective vests deflected many blows, but Hardesty was ...

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  13. Escaped South Carolina Inmate Captured by Police After Officer StabbingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KUIC-FM Vacaville

    An inmate serving a life sentence in a South Carolina prison who escaped from custody Wednesday night has been captured, according to police. The inmate, identified as Michael Alan Williamson, escaped from the McCormick Correctional Institution, a medium/maximum level prison in McCormick, South Carolina, at approximately 8:50 p.m. local time.

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  14. 5 schools locked down during pursuit of escaped convictRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Lexington County Chronicle

    ... Walmart on Bush River Road on Wednesday night. Williamson was serving a life sentence at McCormick Correctional Institution, a medium/maximum level prison in McCormick, when he escaped. When the parent arrived at Meadow Glen Middle, she alerted the ...

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  15. The Latest: Escapee accused in police stabbing recapturedRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | WBTV

    ... locked. He then surrendered without fighting. Authorities say Williamson escaped from McCormick Correctional Institution in a food delivery truck Wednesday night and stabbed a Columbia police officer investigating him on a shoplifting complaint a ...

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  16. Escaped Inmate Suspected of Stabbing an Officer RecapturedRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2016 | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... ut the doors were locked, and he surrendered. Williamson is believed to have escaped from McCormick Correctional Institution in a food delivery truck last night. He's suspected of stabbing a Columbia police officer a few hours later.

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  17. News 7 hour ago 4:26 a.m.Escaped SC inmate captured after manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | KIII

    Authorities in South Carolina have captured an escaped inmate who police said may be responsible for the stabbing of an officer in a Columbia Walmart Thursday morning. The South Carolina Department of Corrections says Michael Alan Williamson escaped from McCormick Correctional Institution Wednesday and made his way to Columbia.

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  18. Live Now: CPD expected to hold news conference on escaped inmate, stabbing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | WBTV

    Columbia Police Chief Skip Holbrook and Department of Corrections Director Bryan Stirling say inmate Michael Alan Williamson, 47, escaped from McCormick Correctional Institution on Wednesday and traveled to Columbia. Holbrook will hold an 11 a.m. news conference to discuss further information on Williamson and the officer who was stabbed.

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  19. Manhunt for prisoner Michael Williamson who 'stabbed police officer at Walmart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... arrest him for shoplifting at a Walmart 70 miles away. Michael Williamson sneaked out of McCormick Correctional Institution, a maximum security prison, in South Carolina on Wednesday at around 8.50pm. The 47-year-old was serving a life sentence for ...

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  20. Escaped inmate suspected of stabbing officer at SC WalmartRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    ... to the S.C. Department of Corrections (SCDOC), Michael Alan Williamson escaped from McCormick Correctional Institution Wednesday and traveled to Columbia. Williamson is serving a life sentence for armed robbery and assault and battery with intent to ...

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