Man arrested for hiding dozens of diamonds in anal cavity

Eusebio Padilla (Photo: KOB4)

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (WTHR) — A New Mexico man is facing charges after police found 44 diamonds in a bag inside his anal cavity.

KOB 4 reports officers pulled Eusebio Padilla over for driving a motorcycle without a license plate. Police found a knife, then patted Padilla down.

That's when officers found a bag filled with the diamonds that was in his anal cavity. Padilla said he got the diamonds from his uncle.

Police say he was planning to trade the diamonds for drugs. He's now facing charges including receiving stolen property and tampering with evidence.

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