Mum jailed for smuggling drugs to her boyfriend in prison

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A MUM took her two children with her as she smuggled around £2,000 worth of drugs to her boyfriend at a West Yorkshire prison.

Helen McCartney was given a six-month jail sentence over the incident at HMP Wealstun, near Wetherby.

Leeds Crown Court heard officers at the jail became suspicious as McCartney was visiting her partner, Kevin Robson, on October 10 last year.

 

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