Woman accused of smuggling syringe, lighter into Madison County Jail

News-DemocratNovember 19, 2013 

A Madison County woman is accused of trying to smuggle drug paraphernalia into jail.

Maryville Police arrested Courtney E. McKinnon, 19, Sunday on an outstanding arrest warrant. She was taken to the Madison County Jail where she was placed in a holding cell. There a jail deputy reportedly witnessed McKinnon attempting to hide something under her blanket.

A search of the McKinnon's cell revealed that she smuggled a hypodermic syringe and disposable lighter into the jail, deputies said.

McKinnon's bail has been set at $40,000.

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