Woman allegedly tried to bring marijuana into Holding Center

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) – Deputies charged a woman after she allegedly tried to enter the Erie County Holding Center with marijuana in her purse.

The sheriff’s office says Amalica Rice entered the jail Tuesday afternoon and the marijuana was uncovered by deputies and a K9 unit.

The 21-year-old was arrested for introducing contraband into prison and unlawful possession of marijuana.

She is due back in court next month.

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