A wide-angle view of a cell inside the new Therapeutic Diversion Unit at Central Prison in Raleigh. In November, Inmate Shawn Minnich was recently moved to the unit after 13 years in more restrictive solitary confinement. But in February, he was moved back to solitary.
A wide-angle view of a cell inside the new Therapeutic Diversion Unit at Central Prison in Raleigh. In November, Inmate Shawn Minnich was recently moved to the unit after 13 years in more restrictive solitary confinement. But in February, he was moved back to solitary. Justine Miller jmiller@mcclatchy.com
A wide-angle view of a cell inside the new Therapeutic Diversion Unit at Central Prison in Raleigh. In November, Inmate Shawn Minnich was recently moved to the unit after 13 years in more restrictive solitary confinement. But in February, he was moved back to solitary. Justine Miller jmiller@mcclatchy.com

After 13 years in solitary - and a brief reprieve - prisoner is sent back

February 16, 2017 12:07 PM