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Troup County: Photo shows tobacco inmate tried to smuggle in to jail

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TROUP COUNTY, Ga. -

Troup County officials have released a photo of tobacco and other products they say someone tried to smuggle in to the Troup County Correctional Institute

The photo released Thursday shows tobacco, rolling papers, sandwich bags, trash bags and black electrical tape seized from an inmate on duty at a work site, according to the Troup County Sheriff’s Office. Drug investigators believe the inmate was attempting to smuggle the contents back to the correctional facility.

The inmate has been charged.

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