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Corrections officer arrested

Former Holman officer tried to bring drugs into prison

A former William C. Holman Correctional Facility corrections officer is in jail on drug charges, according to the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office.

Dejuan Rudolph, 25, of Atmore, is being held on a $1,000,000 bond for using his position for personal gain after trying to smuggle drugs into the prison, according to reports.

Rudolph has been charged with using his position for person game/ethics violation, unlawful possession of a controlled substance, attempting to commit a controlled substance crime, trafficking cocaine and a controlled substance and ossession of marijuana I.