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SCI Visitor and Offender Arrested After Attempted Suboxone Smuggle

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GEORGETOWN, Del.- The Delaware Department of Correction arrested a visitor and sentenced offender for allegedly planning to bring Suboxone into the facility Tuesday evening.

Officials say around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday evening, Teresa C. Cook, 38 of Lewes, was in possession of concealed Suboxone during her scheduled visit to the Sussex Correctional Institution (SCI). 

Sentenced offender, Aron W. McNatt, 36, of Lewes, asked Cook to smuggle the Suboxone into the facility during their scheduled visit, according to investigators. 

Cook was arrested by Delaware State Police and charged with the following felonies; Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance, Promoting Prison Contraband, and Conspiracy 2nd Degree.

Troopers say Cook was committed to SCI in default of $3,500 Secured Bond.

McNatt was charged with Criminal Solicitation Second Degree, Promoting Prison Contraband, and Conspiracy 2nd Degree, according to officials. McNatt was remanded to SCI on $3,000 Unsecured Bond. 

Deputy Bureau Chief of Prisons Paul G. Shavack says that the department will continue to combat the flow of contraband, "keeping both Correctional Staff and offenders safe."

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