News Sections
Audio
Woman Arrested After Attempting To Smuggle Drugs Into Greene Co. Jail
Updated April 26, 2017 7:03 AM | Filed under: Crime
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BLOOMFIELD) - A Jasonville woman was arrested after she allegedly attempted to smuggle pills into the Greene County Jail.

According to a probable cause affidavit, Greene County Sheriff's Department deputies received a tip that 48-year-old Pamela Bentley was going to attempt to bring pills into the jail with her. Bentley went to the jail on April 12th to serve a five day sentence on a theft conviction.

Police stopped Bentley prior to her being booked into the jail.

Police told Bentley about the allegations and she admitted that she had several controlled substances hid within a body cavity.

Police retrieved a small plastic bag from her body cavity that contained four acetaminophen, 10 tramadol, four oxycodone, four carisoprdol, eight clonazepam, five tizonidine and nine lyrica.

A warrant was issued for Bentley's arrest on April 20th. She was arrested on a Level 5 felony charge of drug trafficking. She posted bond on Monday and is scheduled for an initial hearing on May 1 at 1 p.m.



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File