JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Hinds County officials have arrested a jail guard and accused him of trying to take drugs and other contraband into the Raymond Detention Center.
29-year-old Marcus Jackson is facing multiple felony charges, including possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute in a correctional facility.
Deputies found multiple cell phones, spice, Xanax, PCP, and tobacco.
Jackson had only been working at the jail for about a month.
Hinds County Sheriff Victor Mason says that other arrests are possible.