Incident #: 50-14-19019 Date/Time: Tuesday, July 22 2014 at 1925PM
Location: US Rt. 13 at E. Water Street (Capital Green), Dover, DE
On July 22, 2014 at 1925 hours during a joint operation the with the City of Dover Police Department Drugs Vice and Organized Crime Unit and the Delaware State Police attempted to conduct a vehicle stop for a traffic violation. The driver who was later identified as Anthony Rollins (21) accelerated his vehicle at a high rate of speed attempting to flee from officers nearly striking a Dover Police Officer. During the pursuit the passenger who was identified as Agmere Matthews (22) threw out a plastic bag containing a white rock like substance from the vehicle. The white rock like substance was later tested and was determined to be crack cocaine. Both defendants were apprehended after the vehicle pursuit and was taken into custody without incident. Defendants were presented in front of a Judge at JP#7 and committed to James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in default of bond.
Officer releasing this information:
Lt. David E. Spicer