Alleged dial-a-dope operation busted

Three men from the Lower Mainland have been arrested by Vernon RCMP

Vernon RCMP have completed an investigation into an alleged dial-a-dope drug trafficking operation.

The investigation resulted in a 17-year-old man being arrested in his vehicle in the area of 32nd Street and 43rd Avenue Sept. 2 and the seizure of cocaine, heroin and other drug trafficking paraphernalia.

Two men, 19 and 22, were also arrested on 32nd Street.

A search warrant was executed at the suspects’ hotel room and additional quantities of cocaine, heroin, cash, and two handguns were seized.

All three men are from Lower Mainland and will be facing charges relating to drug trafficking, possession of weapons and breach of current court conditions.