Two women arrested attempting to smuggle contraband into prison

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ELMORE, Ala. (WKRG) – Two women were arrested Sunday for prison contraband. 

Alabama Department of Corrections Investigations and Intelligence Division say Delicia Sweet, 46, of Enterprise was arrested when correctional officers found marijuana in her possession. Sweet was visiting an inmate at the time of her arrest and was charged with promoting prison contraband and possession of marijuana. 

In a separate incident, Donna Stewart, 51, of Brookwood was arrested after correctional officers found a package containing a controlled substance in possession of an inmate Stewart was visiting.  Stewart admitted to giving the controlled substance to the inmate during the visit and was charged with promoting prison contraband. Charges against the inmate are pending.

Sweet and Stewart were taken to the Elmore County Jail following their arrest.

The public should contact the ADOC Investigations and Intelligences Division at 1-866-293-7799 with information that may lead to the arrest of anyone attempting to introduce illegal contraband into state prisons.  The public may also report suspicious activity to law enforcement by going to the ADOC Website at  http://www.doc.alabama.gov/investigationrequest.

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