MALONE — A Saranac Lake man was arrested April 9 for alleged jail contraband possession while he was being booked at the Franklin County Jail.
Officers found Kasey D. Michael, 25, with two pill capsules, one in his mouth and one hidden in his clothing, Malone-based State Police said.
Michael was charged with first-degree possession of dangerous prison contraband, a felony; second-degree possession of prison contraband, a misdemeanor; seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor; and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation.
He was arraigned in Bangor Town Court and is scheduled to appear in Malone Town Court at 1 p.m. on April 16, police said.
Michael was sent back to Franklin County Jail in lieu of $5,000 bail or $10,000 bond.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg