Man accused of carrying drug in toilet paper

CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says they found a strip of Suboxin hidden in some toilet paper, while booking a man in county jail.

Officials say 28-year-old Joshua Powell was having his belongings searched when the found the drug.

Powell was faces seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and promoting prison contraband. He was arraigned in Town of Chautauqua Court on $1,000 bail.

He remains in county jail on other charges. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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