Kerri Jo Hickman

(Oklahoma Department of Corrections)

Woman used T-shirt gun to launch drugs, cell phones into prison: cops

March 18, 2019 - 3:49 pm

SAYRE, OK (1010 WINS) -- Authorities say a woman used a T-shirt cannon to send drugs and cell phones over the fence at an Oklahoma prison.

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Kerri Jo Hickman was caught with a T-shirt gun and a package in her vehicle, police say. KOTV reports, one of the packages launched into the prison contained cell phones, ear buds, phone chargers, methamphetamine, digital scales, marijuana, and tobacco.

The incident prompted a lockdown at North Fork Correctional Unit.

Hickman was charged with introducing contraband into a penal institution, conspiracy, and drug trafficking.