Akron man tries to eat a bag of crack cocaine before arrest

AKRON, OH (WOIO) - A 28-year-old man arrested after trying to eat a bag of drugs in Akron.

It happened on Wednesday night around 11 p.m.

Summit County Sheriff's Deputies stopped two suspicious pedestrians walking along the railroad tracks at Broadway and South Street. While attempting to identify the suspects, Dysean Carter, attempted to eat a bag of crack cocaine.

Carter was charged with Felony Drug Abuse-Cocaine, Tampering with Evidence and Resisting Arrest. In addition, he had an additional active warrant for Drug Paraphernalia.

The other suspect, 19-year-old Desiree Barnes, was arrested for an active warrant out of Springfield Township for Failure to Appear on theft charges.

The men were booked into the Summit County Jail.

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