RUSSELL COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - An internal investigation by the Russell County Sheriff's Office found that correctional officers were attempting to smuggle marijuana into the jail, announced Sheriff Heath Taylor at a press conference Friday.
Justin Hill, 27, Oscar Hicks, 40, and Branden Williams, 27, are charged with and confessed to felony bribery. Two have also been charged with intent to distribute a controlled substance.
Hill and Williams face $20,000 bonds, and Hicks faces a $10,000 bond.
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