Sweep of Morgan County Jail uncovers marijuana, illegal contraband

Photo: Morgan County Sheriff's Office

A team of more than 40 law enforcement officers conducted a sweep of the jail.

Posted: Aug 8, 2019 10:54 PM
Updated: Aug 9, 2019 7:42 AM

The Morgan County Sheriff’s Office says it conducted a major sweep of the Morgan County Jail on Thursday as part of its effort to combat jail contraband.

The sweep was conducted by a team of Morgan County deputies, jail staff and officers from the Decatur, Hartselle, Priceville and Falkville police departments. 

From @MorganSheriffOffice on Facebook

During the operation, the team of more than 40 law enforcement officers searched the facility and found marijuana and a variety of illegal contraband.

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