Craven County inmate charged with murder

CRAVEN COUNTY, NC (WITN) - An inmate has been charged with murder.

Craven County deputies say a man was found dead in a jail cell at the Craven County Confinement Facility in New Bern Monday.

The SBI conducted a death investigation and authorities have charged Gary Garfield, 60, of New Bern, with an open count of murder.

The name of the victim is not being released until family is notified.

Online records show that Garfield was booked into the jail in July.

An investigation is ongoing. Additional details are currently unavailable.