Posted: May 19, 2010 8:57 AM by Sharlee Jacobs
LIVINGSTON, La. (AP) - Two women have been arrested for
allegedly attempting to smuggle crystal methamphetamine inside a
Bible to a Walker man jailed in the Livingston Parish Detention
Sheriff's deputies tell The Advocate that 28-year-old Melissa A.
Lennox of Walker allegedly delivered a Bible containing
methamphetamine to the detention center on May 12.
They say 35-year-old Nikki C. Rushing of Denham Springs
allegedly gave the drug-containing Bible to Lennox.
The intended recipient, 30-year-old Harvey LeBlanc Jr., has been
in jail since October on a variety of drug-related arrests.
Lennox was booked with entering contraband into a penal
institution, and Rushing was booked with being a principal to
entering contraband into a penal institution.