Memphis woman accused of bringing weed into Clay County jail

Johneshia Lindsey | Photo: Clay County Jail

A woman from Memphis is accused of trying to bring marijuana into the Clay County jail.

Posted: Apr 26, 2018 4:45 PM

CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A woman from Memphis is accused of trying to bring marijuana into the Clay County jail.

Johneshia Lindsey, 23, has been charged with the introduction of contraband into a correctional facility.

Clay County Sheriff Eddie Scott says a small amount of weed was intercepted by a correctional officer after a package containing a bottle of deodorant intended for an inmate was delivered.

The drug has been sent to the State Crime Lab for analysis.

Lindsey's bond was set at $5,000. Her case will presented to a Clay County grand jury.

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