Florida man named 'Cocaine' busted for drugs

April 22, 2014 

From the Sun Sentinel via the Miami Herald:

The judge did a double-take and there were giggles aplenty in bond court Wednesday when a bailiff announced the name of a man arrested for drug possession: Edward Cocaine. "What?" uttered a stunned County Judge John "Jay" Hurley. "My last name is Cocaine," proudly stated the Pemrboke Pines man at the podium. His name was indeed legal and inscribed on his driver's license.

"You know, I'd thought I'd seen it all," Hurley laughed, shaking his head. "How many times have the police told you to step out of the car during your life?" "Just about every time I get pulled over," a chuckling Cocaine admitted.

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