WINDSOR, N.C. (WNCT) – Three former Department of Public Safety correctional officers are accused of smuggling a cell phone into Bertie Correctional Institution, officials said.
Windsor Police Chief Todd Lane told WNCT all three former employees are suspected of playing a role in transporting a cell phone into the prison.
One inmate is also charged with felony conspiracy.
That inmate was transported to another facility.
Windsor Police said the incident is still under investigation.