Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Ex-Jailer Arrested In Smuggling Case.(Metropolitan)


A former Bernalillo County Detention Center guard accused of aiding in a plot to smuggle a heroin-stuffed burrito into the jail was arrested Friday, said Capt. John Van Sickler, jail spokesman.

Joe Miera, 36, faces felony charges of conspiracy to commit drug trafficking, bringing contraband into jail and tampering with evidence, according to a criminal complaint filed in Metropolitan Court. …

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