Woman arrested to allegedly smuggling drugs into Calipatria Stat

Woman arrested to allegedly smuggling drugs into Calipatria State Prison

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CALIPATRIA, CA - A woman visiting an inmate at a local prison winds up behind bars herself for trying to smuggle in drugs.

Calipatria State Prison officials say 25-year-old Veronica Delgado was visiting an inmate in facility C yesterday, when an officer noticed something in her mouth.

The officer made Delgado open her mouth where she was hiding three small packages of drugs.

A test revealed the small packs contained 2.8 grams of methamphetamine.

Delgado was booked into Imperial County Jail.

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