Central State Prison officer arrested for giving inmate contraband

MACON, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – A former Central State Prison officer was arrested for multiple crimes, including giving an inmate contraband.

According to the Department of Corrections, authorities arrested Tashica Pettigrew for the following: 

  • Crossing guard line
  • Possession of contraband
  • Violation of oath
  • Obstruction of justice
  • Simple battery

The Department of Corrections says this investigation is ongoing.

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