Alleged drug deal leads to a shooting in Merced County

Crime
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In the north valley, a man was shot during an apparent drug deal in Merced.

Police were called to the area of Canal Street and Childs Avenue around 6 p.m. Merced Police say a man in his 30s was shot in the arm.

He was taken to a local hospital, and the suspect was arrested a short time later.

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