Corrections Officer Accused Of Smuggling Drugs Into Jail

OSCEOLA COUNTY — A corrections officer has been arrested, accused of smuggling drugs into the jail.


Eric Sosa, 30, was booked into jail Friday.
Deputies said they’ve been investigating Sosa on suspicion he smuggled drugs into the Osceola County Jail.

Sosa was arrested after deputies said he left the jail during a break to go buy marijuana from an undercover officer.

Sosa was charged with drug possession with the intent to sell, as well of introduction of contraband into a county facility and other charges.

AuSable Forks couple found dead

AUSABLE FORKS — An AuSable Forks couple are dead in an apparent murder-suicide.

State Police troopers swarmed to the home of Otis and Fredricka Collins at 3 French Village Road just before 10 a.m. Monday.

Officers found “a deceased male subject near the side door of the residence. His injuries were consistent with a self-inflicted gunshot wound,” according to a new release sent late Monday afternoon with limited information.

“During a check of the residence, a deceased female was located in the first-floor bedroom.” Continue reading