>Three Buffalo Federal Detention Facility employees were indicted on Thursday for allegedly distributing anabolic steroids.
39-year-old Richard Lazzaro and 48-year-old Michael Trautmann, both of Cheektowaga, and 35-year-old Richard Eldridge of West Seneca, were all working at the facility in Batavia, N.Y. Lazzaro and Trautmann were working as federal contract employees and Eldridge is an Immigration Enforcement Agent with the Department of Homeland Security. The U.S. Attorney’s office says convicted, the charges carry a maximum penalty of ten years in prison.
Three workers at the Buffalo Federal Detention Facility in Batavia are accused of distributing anabolic steroids.
A federal grand jury this week indicted Richard Lazzaro, 39, and Michael Trautmann, 48, both of Cheektowaga, Erie County, and Richard Eldridge, 35, of West Seneca, Erie County, on charges of steroid distribution.
Eldrige is an immigration enforcement agent with the Department of Homeland Security, Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Enforcement and Removal Operations. Trautmann and Lazzaro were detention officers working as federal contract employees, according to a statement from the U.S. Attorney’s Office.