November 7th, 2014
10:47 PM ET

American woman shares cab, lands in prison after drug bust

It's a dream trip turned nightmare.

Stacey Addison is an Oregon veterinarian who quit her job to travel the world. In early September, she was in the remote country of Timore-Leste, also known as East Timor.

Woman takes wrong cab, winds up in prison

She was sharing a cab with a man who stopped to pick up a package containing drugs.

Now, Addison is sitting in a Timorese prison, a place she could be for another year, even though she hasn't been charged with a crime.

Susan Candiotti has the story.

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