Illinois woman allegedly tried to smuggle drug-laced paper to boyfriend in jail
A woman from Bellwood, Illinois, was arrested after allegedly making an attempt to pay a corrections officer to assist her smuggle narcotics to her boyfriend in jail, in accordance to experiences.
Kasandra Claudio, 23, was accused of serving to to smuggle narcotics to her boyfriend, Dwain Johnson, 20, of Gary Indiana, Fox 32 Chicago reported.
Johnson was taken into custody in December 2020 after allegedly murdering and making an attempt to carjack a retired Chicago firefighter.
On Friday, Johnson and Claudio had been charged with making an attempt to deliver contraband right into a penal establishment and bribing a public official.
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An officer on the correctional facility Johnson is being held in advised the Cook County Sheriff’s Office in April that Johnson approached him about smuggling paper laced with medication into the jail.
Investigators realized that Johnson allegedly supplied to pay the officer $1,500 for his help.
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According to the report, the officer gave Johnson a telephone quantity to give Claudio, with the concept that it was the officer’s girlfriend’s quantity.
Claudio organized to meet with who she thought was the girlfriend at a mall car parking zone final Thursday, however as a substitute it was an undercover officer.
During the assembly, Claudio handed over paper saturated with suspected narcotics, and he or she was arrested.
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Claudio’s bond was reportedly set at $3,000.