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Drug suspect ends up hospitalized after swallowing cocaine

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THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

A drug suspect is hospitalized after swallowing cocaine. Nathanial McIntyre also know as "JYD" became sick after swallowing seven or eight pieces of crack.

When the agents arrived to the Young Street home in Thomasville with a warrant McIntyre, ran inside. Agents found over $900, two pill bottles containing about 19 grams of crack-cocaine that appeared ready for sale.

McIntyre was taken to the hospital and treated for a few days then released to the jail.

"We observed what appeared to be him taking crack-cocaine in his mouth to avoid prosecution," said narcotics commander Kevin Lee.

He is charged with possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, obstruction of a law enforcement officer. McIntyre has bonded out of jail, drug agents say this isn't his first run in with the law.

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