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Jun 23, 2014 3:18 PM

Woman Slips Cuffs, Eats Marijuana Evidence

FLORIDA (WESH) - A Florida woman is facing charges after authorities say she was involved in two car crashes and then ate marijuana found in her vehicle.

Officials with the Florida Highway Patrol said Tavish Smith, 45, was involved in two crashes, including a hit-and-run.

Investigators said Smith ate almost 12 grams of marijuana after asking troopers to go get her flip-flops from her vehicle.

In surveillance video, Smith can be seen slipping out of her handcuffs, crawling through a dividing window between the back and front seats of the police car, grabbing the marijuana and eating it.

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