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Man Arrested with Gun and Crack Cocaine 8-10-15

Complaint # 50-15-22798

Date/Time: Sunday, August 9th, 2015 at 12:53Am

Location:  Red Roof Inn, 652 N. DuPont Hwy., Dover, Delaware

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


The Dover Police Department arrested a man with a gun and crack cocaine after receiving a complaint of subjects loitering in the parking lot of the Red Roof Inn on Sunday at 12:53AM.  Officers responded to a report of multiple subjects in the parking lot, using drugs.  Upon arrival, an officer contacted Royshawn Clark in the parking lot.  Further investigation led to the discovery of crack cocaine in Clark’s front pocket and a .38 caliber revolver in his pant leg.  Both items were seized and Clark taken into custody without incident.  It was later discovered that the firearm was stolen in a previous case.
Clark was charged with the following offenses:
-Receiving a stolen firearm
-Possession of crack cocaine
-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Clark was committed to James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in default of $4301.00 secured bond.

Royshawn Clark Age: 18 Lexington Place, Dover, DE
Royshawn Clark
Age: 18
Lexington Place, Dover, DE