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SC Corrections Officer Charged with Domestic Violence

4:02 PM, Mar 17, 2013   |    comments
James David Morgan (Photo: Lexington County Detention Center)
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Lexington County, SC (WLTX) -- A South Carolina Department of Corrections Officer is now facing a charge of criminal domestic violence, according to the Lexington County Sheriff's Department.

Deputies arrested 38-year-old James David Morgan early Sunday morning after receiving a call from his wife.

Morgan works at the Broad River Correctional Institution.

According to the incident report, Morgan began to question his wife when she returned home.  Her account to officers says he restrained her by the neck.

The report says two children were at the home when it happened.

The department says Morgan is being held at the Lexington County Detention Center on a $5,000 bond.

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