Unknown Pills Discovered Inside Iowa Correctional Facility

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ROCKWELL CITY, Iowa — It could be several weeks before authorities know what’s inside hundreds of pills discovered at an Iowa prison.

The Department of Public Safety says 300 to 400 capsules were found during a search at the North Central Correctional Facility in Rockwell City.

The capsules are being tested at the Division of Criminal Investigation’s labs in Ankeny.

Authorities are also trying to figure out how they got inside the prison.

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