Date/Time: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 2:19PM
Location: S. Kirkwood Street at Division Street, Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
On Tuesday, May 17 at approximately 2:19PM, officers from the Street Crimes Unit and Delaware Probation and Parole contacted Dexter Brown (23) at S. Kirkwood and Division Streets. Brown was found to be in possession of 5 grams of marijuana packaged for resale. Officers also located a 9mm handgun in plain view of a blue vehicle belonging to Brown and a bottle of prescription medication.
Officers also contacted Willie Thompson (25) who was with Brown. Thompson was found to be in possession of 49 grams of marijuana.
Dexter Brown was charged with the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Promethazine
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
-Possession of a Controlled Substance
-Possession of Drug paraphernalia
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Bond info not available at time of release
Thompson was released after being charged with one count of Possession of Marijuana.