SANTA ANA, Calif. -- A former Orange County jail inmate says he heard a prisoner moaning as others took turns beating him in a deadly attack.
Luis Palacios testified Wednesday at the trial of five inmates charged with killing John Chamberlain in 2006 at Theo Lacy jail. Three others have pleaded guilty and a fourth awaits trial.
According to the Orange County Register, Palacios testified that he tried to get the attention of deputies during the beating but they didn't respond for an hour. More PrisonerPal.com True Crime Today Magazine Subscriptions for Prisoners since 1975