Washington County, NY

03/08/2018 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 03/08/2018 20:29

Inmate charged with felony

According to Sheriff Jeffrey J. Murphy, on March 5, 2018, the Washington County Sheriff's Office arrested Jason L. Henderson,34, of Moreau for Promoting Prison Contraband 1 st degree , a class D felony. Henderson is an inmate at the Washington County Jail and is currently incarcerated on separate charges. An investigation determined Henderson was in possession of suboxone while being house in the facility.

Suboxone is a schedule III controlled substance and is considered dangerous contraband. Henderson was processed at the Law Enforcement Center in Fort Edward and will be arraigned in Fort Edward Town Court.

Charges Filed: Promoting Prison Contraband 1 st degree

Officer (s) Handling: Washington County Narcotics Enforcement Unit