A New York man being questioned at the BWI Amtrak station Wednesday tried to escape police as they searched his luggage for drugs, policesaid.
Narcotics detectives seized 10 ounces of cocaine from the shoulder bag of Manuel Tensmendez, 23, of the Bronx, police said.
Detectives began questioning Tensmendez at about 10 p.m., after he got off a train from New York. Police said Tensmendez gave the detectives permission to search his bag, but before they could begin, he began running toward the parking lot.
The detectives caught up with Tensmendez and charged him with transporting cocaine into the stateand possession with intent to distribute.
PIZZA DELIVERYMAN ROBBED ON DUTY
A Domino's Pizza deliveryman was robbed yesterday morning
while making a delivery in Glen Burnie.