Contraband Arrests at Hays and Smith State Prison
On May 28 at Hays State Prison, an offender was observed during visitation placing an object into his mouth. The offender was searched and 13 small bundles that contained 48 grams of meth were confiscated. The offender’s visitor, Dwayne Jones, was arrested by GDC Office of Professional Standards and transported by Chatooga County Sheriff’s Office to the local jail.
On May 23 at Smith State Prison, Georgia Correctional Industries staff member, Elizabeth Soto was arrested by GDC Office of Professional Standards and was transported to Tatnall County Sheriff’s Office following an investigation, where she admitted to bringing prohibited items to an offender.