Officers arrest Minatare man trying to flush evidence

Affidavit details Miguel Tirado attempted to flush evidence (Source Scotts Bluff County Detention Center)
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MINATARE, Neb. - (KNEP) - Attempting to flush the evidence, a Minatare man is arrested on drug charges.

According to the affidavit, officers were executing a search warrant on a home in the 600 block of 3rd avenue when they located Miguel Tirado in the bathroom. Inside they also found three sealed bags with a crystalline substance and several other empty bags in the toilet.

It was determined through an investigation that Tirado had placed the bags in the toilet. Everything weighed in at 14 grams. Officers also found hash and drug paraphernalia.

He is facing multiple possession charges and 10% of $100,000 bond.