Buffalo man charged with promoting prison contraband

Created: 01/06/2014 7:35 AM WHEC.com

A 54-year-old Buffalo man is facing charges in Wyoming County after police say he brought 92 grams of marijuana into the Attica Correctional Facility.

Troopers tell News10NBC Thomas Vogelsang was at Attica Correctional Facility on December 23 to visit an inmate. During that visit, police say they found more than 92 grams of packaged marijuana hidden on Vogelsang.

He was arrested and charged with promoting prison contraband and criminal sale of marijuana. Vogelsang was arraigned and held in the Wyoming County Jail without bail. He’s due in court at a later date to answer to the charges.


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