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Inmate found with drugs at Lee County Jail

Posted May 1, 2018 1:04 p.m. EDT

— A Sanford inmate was charged Tuesday after she was found with drugs at the Lee County Jail.

Authorities said Emily Anne Jackson, 29, of 1815 Butler Street was charged with one count of felony possession of a schedule 1 controlled substance and one count of possession of a controlled substance within a detention facility.

Authorities said jail staff found Jackson with about 2 grams of MDMA, also known as Molly, early Tuesday morning.

Jackson, who was originally in jail on charges of attempted first-degree burglary, was placed under an additional $10,000 secured bond.