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Alleged Spokane Valley drug dealer arrested; Drugs, cars, and gun seized

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The SVPD says a months-long drug investigation has concluded in Spokane Valley. The SVPD says a months-long drug investigation has concluded in Spokane Valley.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

A months-long drug investigation has concluded in Spokane Valley on Wednesday.

Spokane Valley Police say The Spokane Regional Safe Streets Task Force (SRSSTF) and the Spokane County Sheriff's Office SWAT Team served a search warrant at a house in the 8100 block of Easy Appleway Avenue Wednesday morning.

The main suspect, 33-year-old David. H. Hay, had turned himself in to the Spokane County Jail on Tuesday night for an unrelated assault charge. Police say Hay is a convicted felon and self-admitted gang member, with previous arrests for robbery, drug charges, and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Hay's roommate, 27-year-old Richard O. Tracy, and another person were home when the warrant was served.

Methamphetamine, crack cocaine, and heroin were all seized from the house, as well as a fire arm and other drug-related items.

SRSSTF also seized a 2005 Infiniti, a 2000 Lexus, a 2007 Jeep Cherokee, and $2,110.00 in cash.

Tracy admitted to being a heroin dealer and also being the owner of the firearm, heroin, and meth that were found. Police say Tracy's legal past prohibits him from owning a firearm. Tracy was taken to the Spokane County Jail and booked on multiple charges.

As for Hay, additional charges are expected to be filed against him in the near future.

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