Former Jailer Arrested

Jail2According to warrants a former female jailer, Jo Nannette Cole has been charged by the same people she worked for. Cole, 46 of Hillsboro worked as a jailer at the Coffee County Jail. She was arrested last Thursday for official misconduct.
Sheriff’s Sgt. Danny Ferrell investigated the incident.
According to warrants Cole was arrested after she picked up a baggy containing some 6 oz of tobacco from the ladies restroom in the lobby of the jail. She then allegedly took the package to a cell in the jail and gave the package to an inmate there.