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Herkimer man accused of possessing cocaine inside county jail

22-year-old Devin Joyner of Herkimer (Photo provided by the Herkimer County Sheriff's Office)

A Herkimer man is facing charges after he was allegedly found with cocaine inside the Herkimer County Jail.

Posted: May 22, 2018 1:42 PM

HERKIMER – A Herkimer man is facing charges after he was allegedly found with cocaine inside the Herkimer County Jail.

Devin Joyner, 22, is charged with first-degree promoting prison contraband and fourth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, according to the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies say while Joyner was being processed at the jail on unrelated charges, he was found with 1/8 of an ounce of cocaine concealed on his person.

Joyner was arraigned in the Village of Herkimer Court and he’s being held at the Herkimer County Jail on $7,500 cash bail or $15,000 bond.

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