Police arrest three inmates for having edged weapons

ATTICA, N.Y. (WIVB) – Three Wyoming Correctional Facility inmates are accused of having edged weapons inside the facility.

In May, 32-year-old James French is accused of having an edged weapon. He was serving a sentence for criminal sale of a controlled substance out of New York City.

Police say 18-year-old Kijana M. Funderburk had an edged metal weapon in June. He is serving a sentence for a dangerous weapons offense out of Erie County.

Chris Simmons, 22, is also accused of having an edged plastic weapon in June. He is service a sentence for criminal sale of a controlled substance out of NYC.

Each is charged with promoting prison contraband and criminal possession of a weapon.

After being arraigned in Wyoming County Court, they were returned to the custody of the NYS Department of Corrections personnel.

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