Friday, June 10, 2011

Arpaio deputy faces human smuggling charges

Other members of 'toughest' sheriff's staff arrested in drug smuggling case

By Bob Christie, Associated Press via MSNBC
May 25, 2011

PHOENIX — Three employees of America's self-proclaimed toughest sheriff have been arrested in a drug and human trafficking case, authorities said Tuesday.

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio said a deputy and two female detention officers at the sheriff's largest jail facility were among 12 people taken into custody and accused of being in a Phoenix-based international drug smuggling ring. [...]

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