Officers at the Alexander County Detention Center confiscated drugs from a female inmate Saturday at the local Detention Facility.
According to a release, 49 year old Angela Darlene Clanton of Taylorsville was found to be in possession of an unspecified controlled substance after attempting to conceal the contraband. Clanton was also in possession of a syringe. Clanton faces a charge of felony possession of a controlled substance on jail/prison premises, possession of drug paraphernalia, and breaking and entering. She was placed in the County Detention Center under a secured bond of $15,000 and was scheduled to make a court appearance on Monday, February 12.