GLADES COUNTY, Fla.- The Glades County Sheriff's Office arrested three men accused of smuggling contraband into the Moore Haven Correctional Facility.
An investigation revealed Jay Thomas Michaels, 66; Michael Gillen, 46; and Christopher Dettmar, 36, allegedly schemed to introduce tobacco and synthetic marijuana (also known as K2 or Spice) into the prison where Dettmar is currently incarcerated and from where Gillen had been recently released.
Dettmar was arrested and later released back to the custody of Moore Haven Correctional Facility.
Michaels was released from the Hendry County Jail after posting his $15,000 bond.
Gillen is still in custody at the Glades County Jail with a bond amount of $30,000.
Anyone having any additional information regarding this case may contact Detective Sergeant Mike Pepitone at (863) 946-1600. You may also contact Moore Haven Correctional Facility Inspector M. Chamberlain at (863) 946-2420 should anyone have any information regarding any additional contraband being smuggled into the prison.