Cameron Douglas the son of actor Michael Douglas pleaded guilty to possessing drugs in his jail cell. Cameron who is already serving a five-year sentence in federal prison faces a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
The actor son who is now 32 years old was charged with possessing items that tested positive for heroin and cocaine, which were discovered in his jail cell by prison officials.
Michael Douglas said in a statement: “Cameron accepts full responsibility for his conduct, which involved a small user-quantity of drugs. While he has made much progress, he is still not cured. Most people and their families are able to address this illness privately and outside of the spotlight. Unfortunately this has not been possible here, for reasons completely outside of his control. He thanks those that have rooted for his recovery and looks forward to the day when he will not disappoint.”
Cameron Douglas is scheduled for sentencing on December 21st of this year.