Suspected of Smuggling Drugs to Inmates, Merced Jail Cook Arrested
MERCED COUNTY, Calif. (KMPH) —
A cook at a Merced county correctional center is behind bars himself.
He's accused of smuggling marijuana and cell phones to inmates.
It was a 2 month investigation.
Detectives arrested 57 year old David Mace.
He works at the John Latorocca correctional center just outside Merced.
He was arrested at his home in Chowchilla Thursday afternoon.