Alabama Prison Warden Busted for Drugs in Shocking Raid

Limestone Correctional Facility Head Arrested on Manufacturing and Possession Charges

In a stunning turn of events, the warden of an Alabama prison was arrested on Friday for a variety of drug charges. This news has sent shockwaves through the state’s correctional system.

Warden Crabtree Charged with Multiple Offenses

Chadwick Crabtree, warden at Limestone Correctional Facility, now faces serious accusations. According to a statement released by the Alabama prison system, Crabtree has been charged with Manufacturing a controlled substance, Possession of marijuana, Possession of a controlled substance, Possession of drug paraphernalia

Court documents reveal that the “manufacturing” charge pertains to the cultivation of psilocybin mushrooms, a hallucinogenic substance.

Authorities Conduct Raids and Make Arrests

The Alabama Department of Corrections, in collaboration with a state SWAT team and the Limestone County Sheriff’s office, executed search warrants at Crabtree’s residence. The operation resulted in the arrest of both Crabtree and his wife.

Crabtree Placed on Leave Pending Further Action

In the wake of his arrest, Crabtree has been placed on mandatory leave without pay. The prison system will likely take further personnel action as the investigation unfolds.