TELFAIR COUNTY, Ga. — A South Carolina man was arrested Sunday after attempting to drop drugs in the Telfair State Prison.
According to a release from Telfair County Sheriff Sim Davidson, deputies received a call of suspicious activity near the prison.
When they arrived, they made contact with Jon-Michael Austin of Greenwood, South Carolina.
Austin was arrested on several charges including possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, possession of a schedule 2 substance with intent to distribute, and criminal attempt to introduce contraband.
Deputies recovered a drone and a package including marijuana, tobacco, cell phones, and fentanyl patches.