Man Charged With Bringing Marijuana Into Sing Sing

OSSINING, N. Y. -- A 49-year-old Brooklyn man is facing charges after being caught by police with marijuana at the Sing Sing Correctional Facility in Ossining.

Terrence K. Jacobus

Terrence K. Jacobus

Photo Credit: New York State Police

New York State Police arrested Terrence K. Jacobus, 49, of Brookyn after he brought marijuana into the prison Wednesday while there to visit an inmate, police said.

He's been charged with second-degree misdemeanor of promoting prison contraband and unlawful possession of marijuana, a violation., police said. He's due in Ossining Court at 9 a.m. Jan. 26.

New York State Police were called in by the state's department of corrections. 

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