Suspected drug dealer caught flushing evidence

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BRYAN, Tex. (KBTX) - Bryan Police arrested a suspected drug dealer while he was trying to flush the evidence down the toilet.

Authorities got a search warrant for 40-year-old Shawn Ridgway's home on Wednesday.

They say they found him at his home, trying to flush marijuana in the bathroom.

Officers also found just over 30 grams of methamphetamine in several bags, as well as digital scales.

Police say Ridgways admitted to dealing and using meth.

He's charged with manufacture and delivery of a controlled substance, tampering with evidence, and possession of marijuana.