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Attempted murder suspect dies in jail
Joey Tyner
Joey Matthew Tyner - photo by C-I file photo
An Elgin man arrested a week ago and charged with attempted murder and kidnapping after an alleged assault on his wife is dead. Kershaw County Detention Center employees found Joey Matthew Tyner dead in a cell on Sunday. Kershaw County Coroner Johnny Fellers confirmed Tyner, 38, was discovered around 3 p.m. Sunday, dead from an apparent self-inflicted hanging.