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Suspect with meth in coat tells Spokane Valley deputy the jacket isn't his

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On January 11th, 2016 just after midnight, Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputy James Wang noticed a male walking in the middle of Cataldo Road near Vista in Spokane Valley. On January 11th, 2016 just after midnight, Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Deputy James Wang noticed a male walking in the middle of Cataldo Road near Vista in Spokane Valley.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

A man with a container of meth in his pocket told a Spokane Valley deputy the meth wasn't his because the coat wasn't his. 

Early Monday morning Deputy James Wang saw 24-year-old Richard Kenny walking in the middle of Cataldo Road near Vista in Spokane Valley. Deputy Wang soon found out Kenny had a warrant for his arrest and placed him under arrest. While searching him, deputy Wang found an aspirin bottle in Kenny's coat pocket. Inside that bottle were five small baggies of what was later determined to be meth. 

According to Deputy Wang, Kenny said he didn't know what the substance was and also stated the jacket he was wearing wasn't even his, saying he borrowed it from his brother's friend. Kenny said he did not know that friend's name. 

Kenny was booked into jail for his misdemeanor warrant and for Possession of a Controlled Substance. 

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