Former Lexington County detention officer charged with misconduct in office, conspiracy

LEXINGTON, S.C. – A former detention officer at the Lexington County Detention Center has been charged for her alleged role in an assault-for-hire scheme last year. Ingrid Yolanda Ortiz-Montero, 22, is charged with two counts of misconduct in office and one count of conspiracy, according to arrest warrants. “Immediately after I became aware of allegations that Ortiz-Montero brought contraband into […]