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Crandon woman found guilty of trying to sneak narcotics into the Forest County JailSubmitted: 03/21/2018
Crandon woman found guilty of trying to sneak narcotics into the Forest County Jail
Story By Newswatch 12 Team

CRANDON - A jury found a Crandon woman guilty Wednesday of trying to sneak narcotics into the Forest County Jail. 

Patricia Kirker was found guilty on all five felonies. 

The jury made its decision in less than an hour.

Police learned Kirker was supplying an inmate with her own prescription pills a year ago. 

They set up surveillance to catch them when the inmate Joshua West was out on work release. 

Officers searched West when he checked back in and found he was hiding 20 total pills in a bag in his body.

Kirker will be sentenced May 30th. 

She is also facing more than 150 animal abuse charges in a different case. 

That's set for a trial in October.

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