MANSFIELD, Ohio – A man with gifts visited Ohio prison on christmas Eve, but it was not Santa Claus.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol reports that someone approached the Richland Correctional Institution around 9 a.m. Sunday and tried to throw four packets with tobacco, mobile phones, and marijuana over the fence.
WEWS-TV in Cleveland reports troopers caught up with the man a short time later.
They arrested 21-year-old Avery Ingram, whose place of residence was not identified.
Ingram faces charges of illegal transport of drugs on the premises of an institution, the illegal transfer of electronics on the premises of an institution and criminal trespassing.