Suspect tells deputies cocaine on his nose isn't his: Sheriff

Fabricio Tueros Jimenez told deputies the cocaine on his nose wasn't his, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. (Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office)

Something didn't smell right during a traffic stop in central Florida.

Over the weekend, deputies with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office pulled over a car. They noticed the passenger, 20-year-old Fabricio Tueros Jimenez, had white powder on his nose.

Deputies swabbed his nose and the powder tested positive for cocaine. According to the sheriff's office, deputies found a bag of powder cocaine on Jimenez, and a backpack with 250 grams of marijuana and 13 Xanax pills in the car.

The sheriff's office said while they took Jimenez into custody, he said the cocaine wasn't his.

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