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    PD: Correction Officer Arrested for Narcotics Possession
    Newington Police

    A correction officer is being accused of possessing narcotics and drug paraphernalia, Newington police said. 

    Police were responding to a check of welfare complaint at the home of Tashia Rae Andino on Dec. 28.

    Newington police found Andino safe but discovered narcotics at the home, police said. 

    The 26-year-old has been on on paid leave from the Department of Correction since the arrest, police told NBC Connecticut. 

    Andino was released on a $25,000 bond. She is accused of possession of narcotics and intent to sell.