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17-Year-Old Arrested with Handgun 7-24-14

Complaint # 50-15-20920

Date/Time: Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Location:  Unit Block of South New Street, Dover, Delaware

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

Original Narrative:

The Dover Police Street Crimes Unit, working with Delaware Probation and Parole, arrested a young Dover man with a handgun.  The team of officers contacted a group of subjects on the unit block of South New Street, who were loitering in front of a vacant residence.  During the investigation, Jalil Scott (17), was found to be in possession of a .380 Bersa Handgun and was taken into custody without incident.  Scott was charged with the following offenses:
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession of Deadly Weapon by Person Prohibited

Jalil Scott 17 400 Block of Sussex Avenue
Jalil Scott
400 Block of Sussex Avenue