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Campbell police catch inmates smuggling marijuana

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CAMPBELL, Ohio - Two men being booked into Campbell city jail were caught smuggling marijuana on tape.

Samuel Buxton, dressed in street clothing, was caught on surveillance video allegedly throwing a marijuana joint to Eddie Pierce III, while they were in police custody. 

Sergeant John Rusnak spotted the suspected crime as it was being recorded, and he immediately had another officer confiscate the contraband.

Buxton, who was arrested for violating his probation, now faces a felony charge of conveyance of narcotics into a detention facility.

Pierce III is charged with misdemeanor possession. 

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