CANTON, N.Y. (WWTI) – A person incarcerated at the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility has been arrested on a felony contraband charge, according to the St. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office.
Deputies say 36-year-old Carrie L. Burnor, of Canton, was allegedly found to be in possession of Suboxone on November 10 while incarcerated. Suboxone is a prescription medication commonly used to treat opioid addiction in adults.
Deputies say Burnor was arrested on December 2 and charged with first-degree promoting prison contraband, a felony, and seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a misdemeanor.
Burnor was arraigned in Canton Town Court and remanded to the St. Lawrence County Correctional Facility, according to deputies.
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