Complaint # 50-15-12903
Date/Time: Sunday, May 17th, 2015 at 3:39PM
Location: Bay Road and South Little Creek Road (Traffic Stop), Dover, Delaware
Officer Releasing Information: Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
The Dover Police Department has arrested two men for weapon and drug charges after a traffic stop on Sunday afternoon. Dover Police stopped Mykal Dempster (26) and Mark Tolson (22) for a violation, when the officer smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. A search of the vehicle revealed a loaded 9mm handgun (12 rounds of ammunition), and 42 bags of heroin.
Mykal Dempster was charged with the following crimes:
-Carry a concealed deadly weapon (firearm)
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited
-Possession of Ammunition by Person Prohibited
-Possession of Firearm While Possessing Drugs
-Possession of Marijuana
Dempster was committed to JTVCC in default of $46,000 secured bond
Mark Tolson was charged with the following crimes:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Tolson was committed to JTVCC in default of $20,500 secured bond.