The New Bedford Police Narcotics Unit this week wrapped up an investigation into a local illegal drug delivery service with the arrest of a city man.

Rodney Coleman, 38, was arrested after police executed a search of his apartment at 56 Durfee St. The warrant was executed shortly before 5 p.m. on Thursday. Police say they confiscated approximately 39 grams of methamphetamine, over nine grams of fentanyl, three suboxone strips, and $132 in cash.

Coleman was charged with trafficking methamphetamine in excess of 36 grams, distribution of a Class A substance, and possession of a Class B substance.

Coleman was due to be arraigned today in Third District Court. New Bedford Police Detective Timothy Soares led the investigation.

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