Man brought cocaine into county jail in Canton, Task Force charges
Thursday, May 2, 2013 - 9:16 am

CANTON – A Niagara Falls man has been charged with bringing cocaine into the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility.

County Drug Task Force detectives have charged Gilbert D. Murdoch, 40, with first-degree promoting prison contraband, a felony, and seventh degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.

The county Sheriff’s Office reports Murdoch was arrested at about 10 a.m. Wednesday with a small amount of cocaine that he allegedly brought into the jail.

Murdoch was arraigned in Canton Town Court was ordered held on $500 cash bail or $1,000 bond, and is due back in court May 6.