A 31-year-old man, who was a former cook at Centinela State Prison and a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation employee, was arrested Tuesday for alleged drug importation.

Lance Medina, city of residence undisclosed, was taken into custody at 6:10 a.m. by DEA agents at an undisclosed location on West Main Street, county Sheriff’s Office arrest records stated.

Staff Writer Vincent Osuna can be reached at vosuna@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3442.

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