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ALCORN COUNTY, Miss. — All 240 inmates are in the process of being removed from the Alcorn County Regional Correctional Facility. Buses from the Mississippi Department of Corrections are outside the facility. The inmates are being removed due to the possibility of multiple violations of jail policies. According to the state auditors office, “Inmates allegedly were allowed to change uniforms disguising their custody status, work on personal vehicles and go across state lines.” The FBI as well as auditors are on the scene. As inmates were removed, guards searched for contraband. A table set up outside the jail is filled with drugs, cell phones and other banned items found previously. In November 2013, MDOC stopped sending inmates to the facility after learning six ineligible inmates had been given unauthorized passes. One of the inmates died while out, which is what alerted MDOC. The county later submitted a plan of action before receiving more inmates.