NDCS employee arrested, unauthorized communication with prisoner

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LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — Saturday, an employee with the Nebraska Department of Correctional Services (NDCS) was arrested.

Xavier Palomares, 24, was a corporal at the Diagnostic and Evaluation Center. Troopers with the Nebraska State Patrol took Palomares into custody for unauthorized communication with a prisoner and a drug charge.

He had been employed with NDCS since March of 2020.

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