Contraband Arrests at GDC Facilities
On Sunday, May 15, 2011, Terrell Jones, Blondell Holt and Marie Thornton were arrested at Ware State Prison in Waycross. They were at the facility to drop off contraband, including 10 cell phones, five hacksaw blades and marijuana. A search of their vehicle uncovered additional cell phones. The Ware County Sheriff's Office assisted.
The Department of Corrections is committed to identifying and pursuing prosecution of those persons who attempt to introduce contraband into state facilities.