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Rochester Police arrest man accused of selling drugs at Soldiers Field Park

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ROCHESTER, Minn. (FOX 47) -

Police arrest a man accused of selling drugs in a Rochester park with small children playing nearby.

The Rochester Criminal Interdiction Unit carried out a search warrant to arrest 39-year-old Chad Westby, who is homeless. Officers said Westby took part in drug transactions at Soldiers Field Park on Tuesday around 3 p.m.

Officer also said, at times, he took people into the park restroom.

Westby was arrested, and admitted to selling meth to support his habit.

He's facing a Felony Second Degree Controlled Substance Sales in a School or Park Zone charge and a third degree possession charge. 

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