A Gadsden man faces two felony charges in connection to promoting prison contraband. Etowah County Sheriff Todd Entrekin says deputies saw Maverick Wright outside the Etowah County Detention Center. They had received information that someone was attempting to get a package of drugs inside the facility.
The deputies say when they saw Wright, he ran, but was taken into custody near the intersection of Forrest Avenue and 9th Street. Wright is charged with promoting prison contraband and possession of salvia.