Two Former Correctional Officers Behind Bars - WHLT 22 Connecting the Pine Belt

Two Correctional Officers Behind Bars

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Natasha Alexander Natasha Alexander
Sandreika Lewis Sandreika Lewis

Two Marion/Walthall Regional Correctional Facility officers were arrested this week. Sandreika Lewis is charged with conspiracy to introduce contraband into the jail. Natasha Alexander is charged with introduction of contraband into a correctional facility. Lewis's bond was set at five thousand dollars. Alexander's bond was set at 10 thousand dollars.

According to Marion County Sheriff Berkley Hall, three other employees at the correctional facility have also been terminated.

Hall would not give WHLT specifics on the type of contraband brought into the jail. He says contraband can range from drugs, cell phones and guns.

The charges filed against Lewis and Alexander are considered felonies.

Police are continuing their investigation into the Marion Walthall Regional Correctional Facility.

 

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