An inmate from the Eastern Correctional Institution in Westover has been convicted of racketeering. Justice officials say 43 year old Ternell Lucas has been found guilty of bribery conspiracy, bribery of a public employee, drug offenses and money laundering at the prison. Officials say that from 2014 until October of 2016, correctional officers smuggled contraband into the prison – including drugs, cell phones, porn videos and tobacco. Evidence presented at trial showed Lucas acted as a wholesaler and retailer of contraband. 70 of the 80 defendant originally indicted in this case have pleaded guilty – including 14 of 18 COs who were charged. Lucas will be sentenced on August 13th.