ODESSA, TX (KWES) - Odessa police arrested a man after he tried to eat marijuana during a traffic stop.
Authorities say on Monday night, officers saw a truck run a stop sign. He was then pulled over by the officers.
The driver of the vehicle, Michael Coleman, 29, was seen by officers with a green leafy substance in his mouth.
He was asked to spit out the substance, which he did. The substance was confirmed to be marijuana.
Officers also found a bag of marijuana on the passenger seat after they searched the car.
Further investigation revealed Coleman had a warrant out of Midland County for possession of marijuana.
Coleman was arrested for tampering with physical evidence and possession of marijuana (warrant)