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