- Associated Press - Saturday, December 20, 2014

RUTLAND, Vt. (AP) - An inmate at the Marble Valley Regional Correctional Facility in Rutland is facing charges of possessing and smuggling heroin into the facility.

Vermont State Police arrested 30-year-old Charles J. Keefe of Rutland on Friday.

Police say corrections officers searched Keefe and found a bag containing 47 small pouches of heroin.

He is scheduled to appear in court on Feb. 2 on charges of possession of heroin and transporting a regulated drug into places of detention.

He is currently in custody for uttering a forged instrument, burglary and unlawful trespass.

It was not immediately known if he is being represented by a lawyer.

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