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Trinity Police looking for alleged cocaine swallower

TRINITY, TX (KTRE) -

TRINITY, TX (KTRE) - Trinity Police are looking for a man who they say swallowed cocaine on a traffic stop.

According to Chief Steven Jones, police pulled over a car on FM 356. During the stop, it appeared Shane Allen Pearson, 29, of Trinity, swallowed an "eight-ball" of cocaine. The officers called an ambulance, which transported him to a local hospital.

Jones said Pearson was released from the hospital before police could get a warrant for his arrest. They have not been able to serve the warrant to him because they have not been able to find him.

Pearson is described as six feet tall, 205 pounds and has brown hair and green eyes.

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