Jail officer arrested
BY NICOLE NORRIS
The Greenville Standard
Forty-six-year-old Mary Hardy, a correctional officer at the Butler County Correctional Facility, has been arrested and charged with bringing prohibited foreign materials into the facility.
Sheriff Harden said, “We received information that Hardy brought contraband into the facility and that she was being paid to do so.”
After talking to Hardy she confessed to bringing in a cellphone. Hardy has been placed in a separate facility and could be facing up to 10 years in prison.