Ada Evening News

An employee of the Pontotoc County Justice Center was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly purchased drugs from undercover agents.

The jailer, Robert Dickerson, 35, Ada, was under investigation for allegedly sneaking items into the jail. A drug sting was set up by drug task force officers at which time Dickerson allegedly purchased drugs with the intent to smuggle them into the jail, according to Sheriff John Christian.

For more on this story, see Thursday’s edition of Ada Evening News.

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