February 21, 2020–10:03 a.m.
FLOYD COUNTY JAIL RECORDS
A Lithonia man is in the Floyd County Jail accused of attempting to smuggle drugs into the Floyd County Prison.
According to arrest warrants, 24-year old Maurice Carter Nixon delivered 98.9 grams of suspected marijuana and 29.6 grams of suspected methamphetamine to the Rome-Floyd Recycling Center on Lavender Drive back on October 16.
The warrant states that Nixon conspired with two other individuals, including a prison inmate.
He is charged with conspiracy to commit a felony, use of a communication device in facilitating the commission of a felony, and items prohibited for possession by an inmate.