Vernon RCMP seize drugs

The investigation Wednesday led to the arrest of a 21-year-old Vernon man

Vernon RCMP have made an arrest in what it being described as a dial-a-dope operation.

The investigation Wednesday led to the arrest of a 21-year-old Vernon man and the seizure of cocaine, heroin and methamphetamines.

The suspect was released from custody for a future court date. He will face three charges of possession of drugs for the purpose of trafficking.

“These types of investigations will continue in our community as we deal with the ongoing drug issues we face, and the crimes associated with it,” said Sgt. Dave Evans, with the RCMP.