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Police say drug deal thwarted by downtown surveillance camera

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Police say officers arrested a man after a volunteer camera monitor reported seeing a drug deal go down on Tejon Street.

Investigators say it happened at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 14, 2014.

The downtown surveillance camera monitor radioed police that there was a man sitting on a planter in front of 3 N. Tejon Street who appeared to be taking part in a drug sale.

Officers found the man and after further investigation, Lonny Pollack, 22, was arrested. Pollack is facing charges for distribution of methamphetamine.

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