Woman accused of mailing pot to inmate

4 years 9 months 1 day ago Friday, November 21 2014 Nov 21, 2014 Friday, November 21, 2014 4:05:32 AM CST November 21, 2014 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. CHARLES (AP) - A St. Charles woman is facing charges after she allegedly mailed a greeting card to a jail inmate - a card that included marijuana and a prescription drug.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that 22-year-old Kimberly Leann McNamara is charged with delivery of a controlled substance at a county jail, along with possession of marijuana.

No attorney for McNamara is listed in online court records.

Police say McNamara sent a card to an inmate jailed on a forgery charge. A corrections officer intercepted it Tuesday and allegedly discovered marijuana and a white powder later determined to be the pain killer Tramadol.

McNamara's address was the letter's return address. Police say a search of her car found more marijuana and Tramadol.

She is jailed on $10,000 cash-only bond.

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