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Traffic Stop Leads to Heroin Arrest 8-19-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-27852

Date/Time:  Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 6:03PM

Location:   1300 Block of Forrest Avenue, Dover, DE (Traffic Stop)

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

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department arrested two men following a traffic stop when it was discovered they were in possession of 47 bags of heroin.  Juwan Guy (19) and Marvin Farlow (21) were stopped for an equipment violation in the 1300 Block of Forrest Avenue on Thursday.  Officers could smell marijuana in the vehicle during the stop and utilized K9 Britt to conduct a sniff search of the vehicle.  K9 Britt alerted on the vehicle and officers discovered 47 bags of heroin inside.  Both Juwan Guy and Marvin Farlow were released on $10,000 unsecured bond on the following charges:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Conspiracy 2nd Degree
-Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Marvin Farlow
Marvin Farlow
Juwan Guy
Juwan Guy

 

Fatal Shooting on Queen Street 8-19-16

Incident/Complaint#:  50-16-27868

Date/Time:  Thursday, August 18, 2016 at 9:34PM

Location:   100 Block of S. Queen Street, Dover, DE

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

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old man on Thursday night.  Police responded to a home in the 100 Block of S. Queen Street for a report of a subject shot.  When police arrived, Emmitt Brown, was found with a gunshot wound to his torso.  Officers immediately provided first aid until Brown was transported to Bayhealth Kent General Hospital, where he was pronounced dead from his injuries.  The investigation is ongoing at this time.  More details will be released as they become available.