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Police Arrest Downtown Crack Dealer Monday Evening

Police arrested a man Monday in Downtown for suspected narcotics sales, and found he was wanted by the US Marshals for the same crime.

Officers working an emphasis patrol in the 300 block of Pine Street at 4:50 PM Monday saw a 29-year-old man attempting to sell narcotics. Police moved in to arrest the man and took him into custody without incident.

Officers searched the man and found almost 60 grams of crack cocaine and $2000 in cash. The suspect was also wanted by the US Marshals Service for narcotics sales. Police booked him into the King County Jail.