61°
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
3 Day Outlook
Wed
73°
51°
10%
Thu
78°
55°
0%
Fri
79°
53°
0%

Latest Weather Blog

Follow our weather team on social media

LSP guard accused of contraband

4 years ago March 04, 2011 Mar 4, 2011 Friday, March 04 2011 Friday, March 04, 2011 9:15:22 AM EST in News
Source: Associated Press

ANGOLA - A security officer at the Louisiana State Penitentiary has been accused of trying to bring marijuana and alcohol into the prison.

West Felciana Parish sheriff's Maj. Archer Lee says 21-year-old Darius Montgomery, of Woodville, Miss., was arrested after contraband was found late Wednesday.

Lee described the contraband as a small amount of marijuana and an alcoholic beverage. He told The Advocate that the alcohol was found in a water bottle.

Montgomery was booked with introduction of contraband into a penal institution. It couldn't be determined if he had an attorney.

 

More News

comments powered by Disqus

Desktop News

Click to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
Invalid CFML construct found on line 8 at column 1.