Inmate charged with having pot in jail

Donte Caudle, 19, of Rocky Mount (Image courtesy of the Halifax County Sheriff's Office)

August 11, 2012 8:16:17 AM PDT
Authorities in Halifax County said they found an inmate's stash of marijuana while searching for an item in the man's property bag.

Nineteen-year-old Donte Caudle is an inmate at the Halifax County Detention Center and asked deputies to retrieve something from his bag on Friday. When they did, they said they found a bag of marijuana.

Caudle was charged with possession of a controlled substance in jail and felony possession of marijuana.

Caudle was placed back into the Halifax County Jail under a $15,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court Oct. 17.

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