WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) — An inmate who authorities say was found with an improvised weapon in a Maryland prison has been convicted on weapons charges.
The Carroll County Times reports a jury in Carroll County on Monday found Antonio Lancaster guilty of possession of a weapon while in confinement and possession of contraband.READ MORE: Break-In Reported At Patterson Park Pagoda
The 33-year-old man faces up to 10 years in prison.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Gov. Larry Hogan, MDNG Gen. Janeen Birckhead To Hold Briefing On Vaccine Equity Thursday Afternoon
The Carroll County State’s Attorney’s Office says correctional officers at the Central Maryland Correctional Facility on April 27 found a pointy 7-inch homemade metal weapon hidden in one of Lancaster’s socks. Lancaster was serving time for a robbery conviction.MORE NEWS: Man Stabbed Outside Dundalk Restaurant Last Week Has Died, Police Say
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