Two Arrested for Possession of Stolen Handgun During Sunday Morning Traffic Stop 7-21-14

Incident #: 50-14-18774      Date/Time:  Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 9:30AM

Location: North DuPont Highway/Leipsic Road, Dover, Delaware

Narrative:
A Dover man and woman are under arrest for gun and marijuana charges following a Sunday morning traffic stop.  Shaquille Thomas (22) and Laura Troise (20) were stopped for speeding in the area of North DuPont Highway and Leipsic Road at approximately 9:30AM Sunday morning.  As the officer was talking to the driver, he detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.  During a search of the vehicle, the officer discovered 1.6 grams of marijuana and a .45 caliber Glock handgun.  The handgun was reported stolen to the Delaware State Police Troop 9.  Both defendants were taken into custody without incident.  Thomas was released on $13,000 unsecured bond and Troise was released on $4,000 unsecured bond by Justice of the Peace Court 7.

Laura Troise Age: 20 Charges:  Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon (firearm) Receiving a Stolen Firearm Conspiracy 2nd Degree

Laura Troise
Age: 20Charges:
Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon (firearm)
Receiving a Stolen Firearm
Conspiracy 2nd Degree 

Shaquille Thomas Age: 22 Charges:  Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon (firearm) Receiving a Stolen Firearm Conspiracy 2nd Degree Possession of Weapon by Person Prohibited Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Possession of Marijuana with Aggravating Facotr

Shaquille Thomas
Age: 22Charges:
Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon (firearm)
Receiving a Stolen Firearm
Conspiracy 2nd Degree
Possession of Weapon by Person Prohibited
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Possession of Marijuana with Aggravating Factor 

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