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‘Man Arrested with 195 Bags of Heroin 6-11-15

Complaint # 50-15-15694

Date/Time: Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at 12:00PM

Location:  Parking lot of Hardee’s, 519 Bay Road Dover, Delaware

Officer Releasing Information: Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


A combined effort between the Dover Police Department Drugs, Vice, and Organized Crime Unit (DVOC), Street Crimes Unit, and Probation and Parole officers, led to the arrest of a Magnolia man with 195 bags of heroin on Tuesday afternoon.  Officers attempted to contact Shykeem Johnson (19) in the parking lot of Hardee’s at 519 Bay Road during a drug investigation.  Johnson fled on foot from officers, but was apprehended a short time later.  It was discovered that Johnson had 195 bags of heroin (2.925 grams), a portion of which he threw during the foot pursuit.  Johnson was committed to JTVCC in default of $31,500 secured bond after being charged with the following offenses:
-Possession of Heroin (Tier 2 Qty)
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
-Resisting Arrest
-Tampering with Evidence
-Violation of Probation

Shykeem Johnson Address: 400 Block of Lambert Drive, Magnolia, DE

Man Robbed At Gunpoint 6-11-15

Complaint # 50-15-15788

Date/Time: Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 at 12:10AM

Location:  Walker Road and McKee Road Intersection, Dover, Delaware

Officer Releasing Information: Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer


The Dover Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Wednesday morning, just after midnight.  The incident occurred when a 29-year-old male victim was walking in the area of Walker Road at McKee Road.  The victim was approached by three male suspects, with one displaying a firearm and demanding money.  The victim turned over an undisclosed amount of cash, then all three suspects fled westbound on Walker Road.  The victim stated that the suspects were all black males approximately 20-25 years old, with one having short dreads and a red bandana covering his face, and another with a Baltimore Orioles cap.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on-line at http://www.tipsubmit.com or through the Dover Police Department MyPD Mobile App.