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NIU police chief’s daughter nabbed in drug sting

Updated: January 9, 2012 12:56PM

The daughter of Northern Illinois University’s police chief was arrested on drug charges last week when DeKalb police armed with a search warrant raided her home, authorities said.

Jessica Grady was charged with possession of a controlled substance and marijuana. She was released on $50,000 bond. A NIU spokesman confirmed Grady, 40, is the daughter of NIU police chief Donald Grady.

Police charged Reginald Turner, 38, with possession of a controlled substance and marijuana with intent to deliver. Turner, who lives in the same house, was held on $200,000 bond. He faces up to 15 years in prison. Police confiscated 17 grams of crack cocaine, marijuana and $1,400 cash, police said.

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