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MIDLAND - A Midland man was arrested after driving while intoxicated and throwing a gun out the window.
Police say Miguel Munoz did not immediately pull over when being stopped for a traffic stop.
Police smelled booze on him and he was put in cuffs.
A search of his car found drugs and bullet casings.
After further investigation, police found a gun near where the traffic stop took place.
Munoz claims he found it, but it turned out it was stolen.
Munoz told police he threw it out the window while he was being pulled over.
He's being charged with tampering with physical evidence.