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3 charged in sheriff-office graft

Affidavits: Cash taken, pills traded for sex in Saline County

Posted: May 17, 2014 at 4:08 a.m.

Former Saline County Sheriff Bruce Pennington took money from inmate calling-card kiosks to pay his own court fees stemming from his alcohol-related convictions, according to an arrest affidavit prosecutors released Friday.

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Bruce Pennington, former Saline County sheriff. (By: Saline County sheriff's office)

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JoNell Mallory, the former chief deputy of finance for the Saline County sheriff's office. (By: Saline County sheriff's office)

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Michael Frost, a former lieutenant over the criminal investigations division for Saline County. (By: Saline County sheriff's office)

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