Former officer survives "hit", takes story to Washington - WIS News 10 - Columbia, South Carolina |: "LEE COUNTY, SC (WIS) - A Lee County Correctional Officer survived being shot six times after an attack at his home.
The State Law Enforcement Division says the officer was the target of a hit called in by an inmate inside a Lee County prison cell.
Now, he wants Congress to change the law, and prevent prison cell calls from going through.
Corrections Capt. Robert Johnson nearly lost his life after a gunman busted through his door and put six bullets in him.
'I was in my other bedroom getting ready for work and he kicked the door in. He yelled, 'Police!' And I came out to meet him and I was wondering what was going on and we met in the hallway,' said Johnson."