Three charged over medication in NSW jail


A 29-year-old lady has been charged over her alleged position in supplying medication right into a correctional facility on the NSW South Coast.

Lesley Hawkins was arrested at her Westmead property in western Sydney on Thursday after police allegedly discovered hashish, ice, heroin, drug paraphernalia, a reproduction firearm and ammunition on the home.

Detectives say she was concerned within the provide of medication to a 50-year-old male Corrective Providers NSW officer who handed them on to an inmate at a correctional facility in Nowra.

The 50-year-old jail officer has been charged and is earlier than the courts.

A 32-year-old lady has additionally beforehand been charged for her alleged involvement and stays earlier than the courts.

Hawkins’ matter was talked about at Parramatta Native Courtroom on Friday.

She’s charged with possessing a prohibited drug, taking part in group felony exercise and weapons offences.

She was granted bail to seem through video hyperlink on Might 14.