Inmate Jumps from Upper Tier Stair Rail

YORK,S.C. – A York County Detention Center inmate was injured Monday after officials say he jumped from an upper tier stair rail,fell about 12 feet and struck his head on a concrete floor.

At about 4:19 p.m. Monday,inmate Steven Spagnoli was out of his cell within his housing area for his allotted recreation period,according to a York County Sheriff’s Office news release.

Spagnoli was the only inmate out of his cell in his housing area,officials say.