PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. – A Florida man claimed ignorance when jail officials found syringes in his rectum during an early morning strip search.
Wesley Scott, 40, was arrested Friday in Pinellas County on an outstanding warrant charging him with drug possession, reports The Smoking Gun.
When Scott was searched at the jail, officers found three syringes inside his rectum.
However, Scott claimed he had found the syringes and they were not his, although he did not explain how they wound up in his buttocks.
Scott was charged with introducing contraband into a correctional facility and held on $5,000 bond.