COMSTOCK, N.Y. (NEWS10) — A Schenectady woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to bring drugs into a prison. The New York State Police said Lamess Ahmed, 28, was arrested on April 23.
On Saturday around noon, police were called to the Washington Correctional Facility for a report of a visitor trying to bring contraband into the prison. Police said Ahmed was found to have about 35 strips of Suboxone, 1.3 grams of marijuana, and 3.4 grams of synthetic cannabinoids.
- Criminal possession of a controlled substance in the fifth degree
- Two counts of promoting prison contraband in the second degree
- Promoting prison contraband in the first degree
Ahmed was processed and held at Washington County Jail. She was due to be arraigned on April 23.