Bio & Incident Details
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Weapon: Blunt object
Offender: Sentenced to life
Warden Charles Farquhar was bludgeoned to death by an inmate in his home just outside the Charles Farquhar Cattle Ranch, a state prison ranch named in his honor in Greensboro. The inmate also killed Warden Farquhar's wife and two other inmates in the home.
The 27-year-old inmate, serving a 20 year sentence for theft and assault, was sentenced to life without parole.
Warden Farquhar is survived by his two sons.