On Friday, August 5, 2011, Ahmod Bryant was arrested by the Glennville Police Department at Smith State Prison in Glennville. He was seen running from an area on prison property and police were called. They found cell phones and tobacco in the area where he was seen.
On Saturday, August 13, 2011, Lisa Knight and Lois Arnitta Knight were arrested by the Tattnall County Sheriff's Office at Rogers State Prison in Reidsville. The women were in a vehicle on prison property and authorities were called. They found rolling paper and 22 packages of tobacco in their car.
The Department of Corrections is committed to identifying and pursuing prosecution of those persons who attempt to introduce contraband into state facilities.