Unique Approach: Woman Allegedly Ripped Off by Drug Dealer Calls Police

January 13, 2012 Updated Jan 13, 2012 at 2:41 PM EDT

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Unique Approach: Woman Allegedly Ripped Off by Drug Dealer Calls Police

January 13, 2012 Updated Jan 13, 2012 at 2:41 PM EDT

A Missouri woman took a curious route after allegedly being ripped off by her drug dealer: She called police.

According to the Springfield (Mo.) News-Leader, the woman reportedly told police she paid $40 for what she thought was crack cocaine but received sugar instead. The woman is expected to be cited by police for possession of drug paraphernalia, according to the News-Leader report.

Read the News-Leader story HERE.