Drugs in jail

Lt. Chris Taylor of the McDowell County Sheriff’s Office charged Mitchell Lain Branch, 29, of 363 Twin Oaks Drive in Nebo, with possession of a controlled substance in jail.
Branch is in the McDowell County jail for failure to appear in court.
On Monday, June 25, Deputy Jeffrey Hill noticed that Branch had something in his sock. Further examination revealed that it was 1 gram of marijuana.