- Associated Press - Friday, February 13, 2015

WASILLA, Alaska (AP) - A 25-year-old Anchorage woman has been charged with conspiring to smuggle drugs into Goose Bay Correctional Center.

Alaska State Troopers say Gwendoline Maka was arrested Wednesday night.

Troopers say Maka’s name came up during an investigation into a conspiracy to smuggle heroin and methamphetamine into the Wasilla prison.

She was arrested on her way to visit an inmate.

Troopers say they found her carrying 26.32 grams of heroin and 8 grams of methamphetamine. The drugs have a street value of $9,400.

Make was jailed at Mat-Su Pretrial Facility with bail set at $25,000.

She is charged with six felony drug or contraband counts and a misdemeanor count of driving with a suspended license.


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