Man Attempts to Smuggle Pot into Warren County Jail
By Donesha Aldridge, Web Content Manager/Producer - bio | email
WARREN COUNTY, Miss. - A man trying to smuggle marijuana into the Warren County Jail on Tuesday was arrested.
Authorities charged 21-year-old Matthew Washington with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute in a correctional facility. He appeared in court on Wednesday and was released from jail on a $2,500 bond.
Washington was going to visit someone at the jail when authorities noticed something on his leg. It was a packet of marijuana taped to his leg under his clothing.