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Woman arrested for smuggling drugs into jail

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FAYETTE, MS (WLBT) - A Pike County woman was arrested for smuggling drugs to a Jefferson County inmate during visitation.

Sheriff Peter Walker said 27-year-old Coquenna L. Nunnery of McComb was charged with bringing marijuana into the jail.

Nunnery was taken into custody Saturday at the Jefferson-Franklin Correctional Facility.

She was charged with smuggling the drugs to 22-year-old state inmate Fredrius Brooks.

Brooks also faces charges.

Sheriff Walker said Nunnery was in possession of more than 12.5 ounces of marijuana.

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