WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) – A Delaware man has been arrested after trying to conceal crack cocaine inside his rectum.

Police say that during a drug investigation on the 3000 block of N Heald Street in Wilmington on Wednesday, 23-year-old Marlon R. Lindsey attempted to conceal the crack. Officers transported Lindsey to Wilmington Hospital, where detectives received a warrant to search Lindsey’s body cavity.

Detectives then located and seized 25 bags of crack cocaine valued at about $250 inside the suspect’s rectum.

Police say Lindsey is a convicted felon and drug offender and is awaiting arraignment on drug charges.

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