Man Arrested After Cops Find Cocaine in Coke Can

A West Palm Beach man was arrested after police found crack cocaine stashed in a Coca Cola can.

According to an article in the Sun Sentinel, the man was sitting in the back seat of an SUV that was pulled over for a broken license plate light. Officers allegedly smelled marijuana in the vehicle, to which the occupants responded that they had smoked earlier. An officer saw an unopened Coke can in the backseat and picked it up. He noticed it felt empty and realized it was a stash can opened it. Several crystalized rock substances were inside, which later tested positive for cocaine. A passenger in the vehicle said the accused man entered the SUV with the can. The man, however, denied knowledge of the can. He faces charges of cocaine possession and drug paraphernalia.