---- — DANNEMORA — A Mooers man was arrested June 1 for allegedly possessing drugs while in prison.
John P. Decoste, 51, allegedly possessed a controlled substance inside his property, which was hidden in his cell at the Clinton Correctional Facility.
Decoste was charged with possession of dangerous prison contraband, a felony.
He was scheduled to appear in court Monday.
The status of his case was not available Tuesday.