An inmate was found unresponsive at the Georgetown County Detention Center around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Georgetown County Sheriff's Office.
The inmate was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Deputy Coroner Paulette Radcliffe identified the inmate as Samuel Arthur Yenawine, 38.
His booking report says he's from Louisville, Kentucky. His charges were not listed.
Radcliffe says she does not yet have a cause of death.
The South Carolina Law Enforcement Division is investigating.
Click here to get more detailed information on why Yenawine was in prison, according to WCIV in Charleston.