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.

Bruce Pennington, former Saline County sheriff.

Jo Nell Mallory, the former chief deputy of finance for the Saline County sheriff's office.

Michael Frost, a former lieutenant over the criminal investigations division for Saline County.

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