Former Ector County Jailer Sentenced to Six Months Behind Bars

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ECTOR COUNTY - A former Ector County jailer ends up on the other side of the bars.

Andrew Zehr was sentenced to six months in federal prison on Thursday.

It's all for smuggling contraband into the Ector County Correctional Center.

Zehr plead guilty to accepting a bribe.

He smuggled marijuana, a cell phone, and other items to inmates for cash.