An Amoret resident has been released after facing allegations of bringing a controlled substance into a correctional facility.Jail-Featured2013

Court records indicate Bambi Ayers, 34, was taken into custody around 9:38 New Year’s Eve morning in Bates County.

Ayers was also held on additional charges of unlawful use of drug paraphernalia and felony possession of a controlled substance as well as a traffic citation for failure to maintain the right half of the roadway.

Filing of formal charges against Ayers are currently pending.