An alleged cocaine dealer was arrested Friday night in Salmon Arm after trying to sell drugs to RCMP officers.
Salmon Arm RCMP said they received information about a dial-a-dope drug dealer and made contact with him on Friday night. They arranged to meet him at a residence near Highway 97B to buy some drugs.
The man who arrived at the residence had small quantities of cocaine packaged for sale.
Plainclothes police officers subsequently arrested him.
A 45-year-old Salmon Arm resident will be facing charges of cocaine trafficking.
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