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Couple hides meth inside empty Pringles potato chips can while driving car on highway

By Mason White 11:37 AM July 14, 2016
Varela Capri, Brian Bidlak, and the Pringles can 

By: Tanya Malhotra
A couple was arrested on a charge of drug possession after allegedly hiding meth inside an empty Pringles potato chips can, which they kept in their car, according to police in Arizona.

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office said that on Monday around 9:00 p.m., officers pulled over a Toyota sedan for traffic violations on Interstate 10 near Eloy.

The driver was identified as Varela Capri, 38, of Tucson, while a male passenger was identified as Brian Bidlak, 36, of Tucson.

Both were arrested after the deputy discovered 38 grams of methamphetamine in a Pringles can on the floor of the car.

Both suspects denied any knowledge of the drugs. They were booked into the Pinal County Jail for possession of dangerous drugs and transportation of dangerous drugs.