Austin woman pleads guilty to controlled substance crime

(ABC 6 News) – Elizabeth Marcoot of Austin pleaded guilty Monday to one county of 5th-degree controlled substance possession.

In exchange, she will receive a stay of execution with no additional jail time.

Marcoot, 54, was arrested in September of 2020 after a narcotics search at the County Side Inn Motel on East Main Street, Albert Lea.

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She and Marco Alquicira of Albert Lea were charged with 1st-degree drug possession.

Alquicira pleaded guilty to 1st-degree methamphetamine possession in June of this year.

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Marcoot’s sentencing for her amended plea is scheculed for Oct. 13, 2022.

Alquicira’s sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 10.