Former cop arrested for allegedly planting drugs

Zachary Wester, 26, a former deputy for the Jackson County Sheriff's Office, was charged with 52 counts of racketeering for allegedly using the sheriff's office to commit various crimes.
2:09 | 07/11/19

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The investigation. Has reached a point where fail although it's not important won't do so. All of the investigation had reached a court where up felt it was appropriate. We called the most Jews shortened. And the fact that it wasn't public employee. It determined that it was appropriate to actually come arrest war from what do it and have the defendant risk which we have done. Lee. Charges. We have charged mr. west who was 52 counts. Racketeering. Using these shares office. Or in relation to permit the underlying political offenses. All official misconduct. And I think you know. Fabricating. Cahill. Possession of controlled so. Tale. Also improves we'll. Fails. And the misdemeanor charges of perjury you know organizational controls so. Marijuana possession of drug prayer from. Not details. And I'll mention to you that the maximum. Slow much or racketeers. Thirty years. The maximum home official misconduct fabricating. Foolish controls vote. And false and room. The maximum through those five years. You know we've misdemeanors is one year perjury. As it controls vote and so it was wrote her. All the in Florida without what's polls losing. We've got. Would call if he were convicted of all charges. I believe the prisons. While it worked years. It is the policy Amal this. Not simply Borden. Faces of this measure and I do we do not and I do not a strictly Orton. This. We prepared this patient crucially crawl. And that's what I expect to do.

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