Elizabethton woman charged with Introduction of Contraband into a Penal Institution

Published 5:47 pm Monday, September 26, 2022

Jamie Lee Nunley, 34 of Elizabethton, was charged Friday, Sept. 23, with Introduction of Contraband into a Penal Facility.
According to Sheriff Keith Sexton, corrections officers discovered an anomaly on a body scan during the booking process. She had in her possession methamphetamine weighing less than 0.5 grams, which garnered both Introduction of Contraband into a Penal Institution and Manufacture, Deliver, Sell of Possession of Methamphetamine charges.
Nunley is being held on those charges along with Theft of Property, Identity Theft, Bond Revocation, Violation of Probation and five counts of Failure to Appear. Her bond is currently set at $12,500.

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