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Man Arrested with Handgun in Manchester Square 6-13-17

Incident/Complaint#:  50-17-17867

Date/Time:   Thursday, June 8th, 2017 at 10:10PM

Location:  Stevenson Drive (Manchester Square), Dover, DE

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


21-year-old Denzel Braker of Dover, was charged with multiple firearms offenses after being arrested by the Dover Police Department Street Crimes Unit and Delaware Probation and Parole Officers.  Officers were in the area of Manchester Square (Stevenson Drive) and observed Braker sitting in the passenger side of a vehicle, outside of his mandated curfew time.  The officers contacted Braker and discovered that he has a 9mm handgun in his waistband.  Braker was arrested without incident and committed to JTVCC on $35,000 secured bond on the following charges:
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (2x)
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Violation of Probation

Denzel Braker