PLATTSBURGH — An inmate at the Clinton County Jail was charged Tuesday with possession of prison contraband.
Jodi H. Rhodes, 36, was found to be in possession of a controlled substance while incarcerated at the County Jail, the Clinton County Sheriff’s Department said in a news release.
Her arrest was the result of an investigation by the department, the release said.
Rhodes was charged with first-degree criminal possession of prison contraband, a felony; second-degree criminal possession of prison contraband, a misdemeanor; seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor; and possessing a controlled substance not in its original container, a violation.
She was arraigned in Schuyler Falls Town Court and was sent back to the Clinton County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond.
Rhodes is scheduled to appear in Plattsburgh Town Court at a later date to face the charges, the Sheriff’s Department said.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg