Authorities say prison Sgt. Meggan Callahan was killed by an inmate at Bertie Correctional Institution on April 26. At the time, she was responding to a fire that had been set inside the prison. Experts question whether better staffing at the prison would have saved her life.
Authorities say prison Sgt. Meggan Callahan was killed by an inmate at Bertie Correctional Institution on April 26. At the time, she was responding to a fire that had been set inside the prison. Experts question whether better staffing at the prison would have saved her life. Photo courtesy of Jessica Haywood
Authorities say prison Sgt. Meggan Callahan was killed by an inmate at Bertie Correctional Institution on April 26. At the time, she was responding to a fire that had been set inside the prison. Experts question whether better staffing at the prison would have saved her life. Photo courtesy of Jessica Haywood

Accepting gift, mother of slain NC prison officer says daughter ‘loved her job’

May 23, 2017 2:34 PM