A worker was arrested on July 5th for allegedly bringing drugs into the Men’s Central Jail.
Lila Hernandez was arrested around 3 a.m. as she entered the security area of the jail and narcotics were found in her possession, according to the Sheriff’s Headquarters Bureau.
The sheriff’s Internal Criminal Investigations Bureau conducted a brief investigation before Hernandez’s arrest, officials said.
Hernandez was booked at the sheriff’s East Los Angeles Station. She was being held on $30,000 bail, according to the sheriff’s Inmate Information Center.
Hernandez worked at the Men’s Central Jail for 15 months, officials said.