Four Arrested on Drug and Weapons Offenses During Traffic Stop 1-20-17
Date/Time: Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 11:54AM
Location: Loockerman Street, East of S. Queen Street (Traffic Stop), Dover, DE
Officer Releasing Information: M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer
A traffic stop led to the arrest of three men on drug and weapons charges, as well as the seizure of three firearms. At approximately 11:54AM on Thursday, January 19th, the Dover Police Street Crimes Unit and Delaware Probation and Parole stopped a vehicle in the area of Loockerman Street and S. Queen Street after observing a female passenger holding an infant child in her lap while the vehicle was in motion.
Officers stopped the vehicle and could smell a strong odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The driver, Qadir Mosley (23), was in possession of crack cocaine and marijuana and was arrested without incident. Victor Teasley (22), Robert Cason (20), and Jakell Young (21), were passengers in the backseat of the vehicle. Teasley was also in possession of marijuana and arrested without incident.
Robert Cason was in possession of a .22 caliber revolver and .45 caliber Glock handgun. Both weapons were loaded and one of the weapons was reported as being stolen.
Jakell Young was also in possession of a .380 caliber handgun, which he hid in the seat of the vehicle prior to being stopped by police.
The mother was not charged in the incident and the infant child was turned over to another family member.