Aug 8, 2014 11:54 AM by News Staff
Redding Police arrested an alleged heroin dealer Thursday afternoon as he exited a hotel room at 536 East Cypress Avenue.
Investigators say the suspect, 27-year-old Nima Louie Nazari is known to investigators from previous arrests and police say when contacted he was in possession of 10 grams of heroin and 40 clonazepam tablets.
A subsequent search of the hotel room led to the discovery of scales and narcotics packaging.
Nazari was arrested for possession of heroin for sale, possession of a controlled substance without a prescription, and a probation violation. He was booked into the Shasta County Jail.
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