County inmate facing felony contraband charge
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 8:58 am

CANTON – An inmate at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility allegedly found with pills has been charged with a felony count of promoting prison contraband.

Anthony L. LaRose, 29, was charged by the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday.

It is alleged LaRose had six prescription Neurontin capsules while in the jail. The drug is ordinarily prescribed for epilepsy and nerve pain.

He was arraigned before Canton Village Justice Gregory Storie and held without bail pending further court action.