April 15, 2024
A bag containing the bindles recovered from Calvillo’s physique. Photograph credit score: Courtesy, San Diego County Sheriff’s Division

A man has been sentenced to 4 years in jail after pleading responsible to smuggling medication right into a San Diego County jail, Sheriff’s officers mentioned Friday.

On June 20,2023, Israel Calvillo, 27, was arrested for violating the situations of his post-release neighborhood supervision and booked into custody on the Vista Detention Facility. In the course of the reserving course of, Calvillo was transported to the hospital for suspicion of smuggling medication into jail.

The Sheriff’s Detention Investigations Unit started a prison investigation. Whereas on the hospital, detectives recovered six bindles of medicine that Calvillo had tried to smuggle within his physique.

The case was forwarded to the San Diego County District Legal professional’s Workplace for overview and prosecution. Fairly than go to trial, Calvillo pled responsible to possessing a managed substance within a jail.