WELCH, W.Va. -- A correctional officer is charged with allowing unauthorized items into a McDowell County jail.
The Bluefield Daily Telegraph reports that 26-year-old Stephanie Day of Pageton was charged Monday with one count of aiding the escape or violations concerning incarcerated inmates.
Sgt. C.F. Kane of the West Virginia State Police detachment in Welch said Day is accused of allowing unauthorized tobacco products and food into the McDowell County Holding Center.
Day was arraigned Monday and was released on $500 bond.