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Three people face charges for Lee County jail contraband

(L-R): Button, Eaton, Yingling | Photos: Lee County Sheriff's Department

Three people face charges after Lee County jail officials found hidden narcotics in clothing.

Posted: Mar 7, 2019 11:51 AM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Three people face charges after Lee County jail officials found hidden narcotics in clothing. )

The contraband was discovered on Wednesday, March 6, in pieces of clothing that were brought to an inmate. )


Photo: Lee County Sheriff's Department

Randell Button, 38, of Blue Springs, and James Eaton, 27, of Saltillo, both inmates, face charges. )

Emily Yingling, 22, of Blue Springs, is charged with the introduction of a controlled substance into a detention facility. )

Sheriff Jim Johnson issued a new jail policy following the discovery. )

STORY: Lee County sheriff issues jail restriction following drug discovery )

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