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Torrington police: Man attempted to conceal narcotics by eating them

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A man from Waterbury has been arrested Torrington police say he attempted to conceal narcotics by eating them.

Officers stopped Desean Gonzalez in his car when he reportedly ran a stop sign.

Officers report Gonzalez was chewing something and several clear plastic bags were seen ripped open on his lap.

Gonzalez is facing several charges, including interfering with an officer and selling hallucinogens.

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