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Correctional services officer is arrested with the other men for smuggling contraband

one correctional officer and his othe private partner in crime got arrested when they were trying to smuggling contraband or illegal thing within the correctional services facility. They arrested after those who were on day shift stop and searched the vehicle and seized things that are forbidden in the correctional building's. The incident occurred in burban prisoner the vehicle was stopped at around 01:18 on Saturday.

The officer hide in the storm water drained because he was running away from being arrested. It was only when the day shift hear a voice screaming for help ,when they invistgate they found their own member hiding in drain. The police and emergency officers were called and the correctional officer was arested. The internal investigation is said to be carried out says the correctional services spokesperson singabakho nxumalo. He further say they won't tolerate the smuggling of contraband either by private personnel or their members.

After the vehicle was stopped and searched upon entering the facility and the other suspected managed to run away avoiding to be arested. While the other one was arested and he disclose the identity of the suspect was their own member who is a correctional officer working on site.

In the vehicle they discovered the following items.

1. Cell phone charger and headset

2.Three parcel of dagga wheigh 1.180 kg

3.924 white and blue woonga tablet

4 . 50 mandrax tablet

5.34 simcard

Sources news24.com

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