A woman accused of public intoxication picked up a felony charge Tuesday when drugs were found on her as she was booked into jail, Johnson City police said in a news release.
Mary E. Lane, 41, general delivery, was arrested after police found her in the 900 block of Buffalo Street, where she was charged with public intoxication and simple possession.
As she was booked into the Washington County Detention Center, police learned Lane had additional drugs hidden on her person, police said.
Lane was then charged with a felony charge of introduction of contraband into a penal facility.
Lane was jailed in the Washington County Detention Center on $6,500 bond and arraigned Wednesday in Sessions Court.comments powered by Disqus