Crime and Incidents

Former Miss Kentucky USA Indicted for Smuggling Pot Into Jail

Former Miss Kentucky USA Mia Hampton attends Rock Star Madness Band's Kenya Doll launch at Sylvia's on November 19, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Charles Norfleet/Getty Images)
Former Miss Kentucky USA Mia Hampton attends Rock Star Madness Band's Kenya Doll launch at Sylvia's on November 19, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Charles Norfleet/Getty Images)

An Ohio grand jury indicted a former beauty pageant winner earlier this month for smuggling a small amount of marijuana into a prison for an inmate...




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