Latham man accused of having drugs in jail
Posted at: 06/21/2012 11:15 AM
| Updated at: 06/21/2012 11:17 AM
By: Emma Levine
ALBANY - A Latham man was arrested after police said he was found with a hypodermic needle and heroin while in jail.
Police said 44-year-old Elliot Vasquez was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance. He was being processed into the Albany County Correctional Facility for a parole violation when he was found with heroin hidden in his sneaker and a hypodermic needle.
Vasquez was arranged in the Town of Colonie and taken to jail without bail.