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Halifax correctional officer arrested, charged with smuggling cell phone to inmate

Posted May 31, 2017 3:08 p.m. EDT
Updated May 31, 2017 3:11 p.m. EDT

— Halifax police arrested a correctional officer on Wednesday at the Caledonia Prison for attempting to smuggle two cell phones to a prisoner.

Bryan Mason, 25, of Roanoke Rapids was charged with attempting to provide a mobile device to an inmate.

Mason was placed on the Halifax County Detention Center under a $2,000.00 secured bond. He is expected in court on June 7.