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Prison guard charged with trafficking

On Wednesday, officials say they arrested Officer Breanna Lee Clements after they say she admitted to bringing contraband into the prison.

Posted: Nov 22, 2017 3:44 PM

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - A Putnamville Correctional Officer was arrested on trafficking charges.

On Wednesday, officials say they arrested Officer Breanna Lee Clements after they say she admitted to bringing contraband into the prison.

The investigation started when officials received tips accusing Clements.

While questioning Clements, she admitted to bringing tobacco to the prison with the intent to give it to Offender Travis Rooney.

Clements was arrested and charged with trafficking tobacco and official misconduct.

She is in the Putnam County Jail.

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