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Deputies catch visitor sneaking drugs into Warren Co Jail

Source: Warren County Sheriff's Office Source: Warren County Sheriff's Office
WARREN COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

On Wednesday, a man went from being a visitor to a resident of the Warren County Jail. 

21-year-old Matthew Washington, of Warren County, was caught by jail deputies trying to smuggle marijuana into the jail.

Deputies noticed something wasn't right with Washington during a security check when he walked in for visitation.  

He was taken into an isolated room where they found a small packet of drugs taped to his legs underneath his clothing. 

He posted bail at $2,500 Wednesday morning.  

Washington was charged with possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute in a correctional facility.

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