Complaint # 50-15-28398
Date: Friday, September 25th at 9:45AM
Location: 1137 Janes Road and 11 Janes Circle, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
On Friday, September 25th, the Dover Police Department Drugs, Vice, and Organized Crime (DVOC) Unit executed search warrants at 1137 Janes Road and 11 Janes Circle in Dover after an investigation revealed that those two locations were being used to produce and distribute methamphetamine while operating clandestine labs. Dover Police were assisted by members of the Delaware State Police, DNREC Hazmat Special Response Team, Delaware Probation and Parole, and the South Little Creek Fire Department. Both residences were found to have clandestine labs inside and were safely dismantled by Hazmat teams on site. Herbie Snyder, 56 and Charles Hitchens, 51 were taken into custody without incident.