Holman correctional officer arrested for controlled substance

A correctional officer at Holman Prison in Atmore was arrested Monday and charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

According to a release from the Alabama Department of Corrections, Regina Ann Bolar, 52, 1240 Ross Road, Atmore, was arrested by law enforcement agents with the Alabama Drug Task Force.

DOC referred any details of the arrest to the task force, which were unsuccessful as of press time.

Officials with DOC did say Bolar has been employed with the department since 1990 and she did not immediately resign. Officials did say administrative disciplinary actions are pend...