Marion, KY city administrator accused of drug trafficking

Marion, KY city administrator accused of drug trafficking
Published: Jul. 29, 2016 at 3:04 PM CDT|Updated: Jul. 29, 2016 at 6:05 PM CDT
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MARION, KY (KFVS) - The Marion, Kentucky city administrator is accused of drug trafficking.

Mark Bryant was charged with trafficking in synthetic drugs, promoting contraband and tampering with physical evidence.

According to Kentucky State Police, they were notified by the United States Postal Inspector of suspected drug trafficking involving Bryant.

Police say that while overseeing the Crittenden County Detention Center work release program, Bryant was allegedly trafficking in synthetic drugs to various inmates while on work release.

Bryant was also allegedly defacing shipping labels on United States Postal Service packages to avoid detection of drug trafficking.

He was taken to the Crittenden County Detention Center.

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