Attorney accused of trying to get drugs to client in jail

Authorities had been watching him for about a month, sheriff says

Attorney accused of trying to get drugs to client in jail
BOOKED: Bryan Simmons, 49, of Atlanta, Texas [Source: Cass County, Texas, Sheriff's Office]

CASS COUNTY, Texas (KSLA) — An East Texas attorney is accused of trying to smuggle drugs to a client who was in the Cass County Jail in Linden, Texas.

Texas Rangers arrested 49-year-old Bryan Simmons, of Atlanta, Texas, a little after 2 p.m. today.

Authorities had been watching him for about a month, Cass County Sheriff Larry Rowe said.

And investigators say more charges are pending.

His bond has been set at $25,000.

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