on or about June 12, 20 16, Christopher Butler did knowingly, unlawfully and feloniously, possess a cell phone to wit: a black Tracfone Serial Number O 14262001908813 while he was an inmate/ offender at the Jackson Detention Center, a correctional facility, located in Jackson, Mississippi , in violation of Section 47-5-193 of the Mississippi Code, 1972, as amended.The case is assigned to none other than Judge Jeff Weill. The indictment also seeks to classify Butler as a habitual offender since he was previously convicted of two felonies. It states he was convicted in 2000 for the sale of cocaine and in 1996 for possession of cocaine.
Butler was arrested earlier this year after the Attorney General charged him with several counts of consumer fraud. The AG arrested Hinds County District Attorney Robert Shuler Smith for allegedly illegally assisting Butler while he was in jail. Earlier post on arrest.