Police: Man in prison on battery charge stabs and kills other inmate

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ind. - A central-Indiana prisoner is facing murder charges for killing another inmate, investigators confirmed.

Officials said Anthony Reid stabbed Darwin Elmore last week at the Putnamville Correctional Facility.

Elmore died a few hours later.

Reid reportedly has nine months left to serve on an aggravated battery sentence. Elmore was serving two consecutive sentences for dealing cocaine.

There are not details yet on what caused the attack.

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