Extra blankets, homemade tattoo gun and curtain rod weapon found in inmates cell

Extra blankets, homemade tattoo gun and curtain rod weapon found in inmates cell
Brian Howard, a Graves County Jail inmate, was charged with promoting contraband after a spot check inside the jail.

GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - An inmate was found with lots of extra items in his cell according to the Graves County Jailer.

Jailer George Workman said on February 8 Deputy Charles Reed and Sgt. Joel Buntin conducted a spot check inside the jail.

Deputies found several items were found several items belonging to inmate Brian Howard.

Officials said items included lighters, extra mats for bunks, extra blankets, a metal shower curtain rod that had been modified into a weapon and a homemade tattoo gun with ink.

Howard was charged with promoting contraband in reference to this incident.

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