Hydrocodone Was Allegedly Found on City Jail Guard
Don't bring your drugs to work.
Especially if you work in a jail.
Dominique Natrel Duncan just lost his $30,000-plus-a-year gig according to the Harris County Sheriff's office, which arrested him this week on a charge of illegally possessing painkillers with intent to sell.
Duncan, 23, was nabbed in an internal affairs investigation just a few steps from the entrance to his job at the downtown jail complex Monday afternoon. Authorities found at least 28 grams of hydrocodone on Duncan, according to court documents.
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He had come on the job in May, meaning he was probably making around $2,674 a month, according to the sheriff's office website.
The worse part for him, besides the whole losing-a-job thing and potentially having a drug arrest on his record, might have been that he had to spend a day in the same jail where he was no doubt helping to book his fair share of inmates arrested on similar charges.
Duncan was later released on $10,000 bail.
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