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London man charged after tip from citizen about alleged drug dealing on downtown streets

Police laid drug charges after a citizen reported someone allegedly selling drugs in the area of Dundas and Richmond streets. Matthew Trevithick / Global News

A London man, 52, is facing charges of trafficking a Schedule I substance and trafficking a Schedule II substance following a street-level drug seizure.

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At roughly 3 p.m. Thursday afternoon, a citizen approached members of the police’s community foot patrol unit to report that someone was allegedly selling drugs in the area of Dundas and Richmond streets.

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Police arrested a man soon after and seized oxycodone tablets worth $1,200 and a small amount of marijuana.

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