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Marijuana and cell phone smuggled into jail

Published: 12:12 AM, 10/27/2012

Author: Nelson Morais
Source: The Newport Plain Talk

NEWPORT-Savannah Marie Green, 27, of 209 Park St., in Newport, was being housed as an inmate in the Cocke County Jail when a cell search on Oct. 20 allegedly turned up contraband prohibited by state law for jail inmates to have: marijuana, and a working cell phone, Det. Bryan Murr reported.

Green was charged with introduction of contraband into a penal institution, the report stated.

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