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Broward Deputy Arrested On Drug Charges

Broward Deputy Arrested On Drug Charges
Posted September 2nd, 2014 @ 5:36pm

A veteran Broward Sheriff's Office deputy is busted on drug charges.

40-year-old Deputy Eduardo Mesa is charged with armed trafficking in hydrocodone, drug possession, grand theft of a controlled substance, tampering with evidence and official misconduct/falsifying public or court records.

He's accused of taking a suitcase and other belongings from a man who died after being hit by a train.

BSO public corruption detectives found a prescription bottle containing hydrocodone  labeled with the train victim’s name.

Mesa is suspended without pay and being held without bond at Broward's main jail.

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