Fulton County officer arrested for smuggling drugs into jail

Police have arrested a Fulton County detention officer for allegedly smuggling contraband, including illegal drugs, into the Fulton County Jail.

Officials told FOX 5 they arrested Adonis Lovejoy Sunday for the crime.

Lovejoy has been charged with violation of an oath by a public officer, crossing guard lines of jail with prohibited items, and possession of meth.

"The introduction of contraband is not tolerated," a spokesperson for the Fulton County Sheriff said.

The investigation is ongoing.