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- Suspect told deputies that the cocaine was not his, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Department.
A routine traffic stop in Florida took a turn when a passenger of the car had white traces on his nose.
Officers of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office swabbed the white powder off 20-year-old Fabricio Tueros Jimenez’s nose, which later tested positive for cocaine.
Jimenez told the arresting deputies that the cocaine was not his, according to the Sheriff’s Department.
Upon searching the vehicle, deputies found 250 grams of marijuana and 13 Xanax pills while Jimenez carried on him a small bag filled with powder cocaine.
Jimenez was arrested for drug charges. The driver of the vehicle is unknown.