Holman Prison Canteen Manager Busted On Drug Charges
February 17, 2017
An employee at the Holman Correctional Facility in Atmore has been arrested for attempting to smuggle illegal contraband into the prison.
After investigators with the Alabama Department of Corrections detained Andrews, they reported finding concealed in his clothing several packages wrapped in tape containing 179 grams of synthetic marijuana and methamphetamine.
Andrews was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance, promoting prison contraband, and trafficking. Andrews, who managed the facility’s canteen, resigned after his arrest and was taken to the Escambia County Jail.
Andrews had been employed by the ADOC since 1990.