Parish prison employee arrested

Danita Lillie (Source: EBRSO)
Danita Lillie (Source: EBRSO)

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - A East Baton Rouge Parish Prison employee has been arrested for bringing items to an inmate.

According to reports, Danita Lillie, 44, allegedly brought a cell phone, cigarettes and batteries into parish prison for an inmate that she was attracted to.

Lillie had worked in security at the jail for the past two years.  She has been fired.

Lillie has been charged with malfeasance and entering contraband into a penal facility.

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