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Man Arrested on Drugs and Firearms Charges on S. Queen Street 3-6-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-7156

Date/Time:   Saturday, March 3rd, 2018 at 2:31AM

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

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


The Dover Police Department arrested Khalil Bratton on drug and firearms charges on Saturday morning.  At approximately 2:31AM, officers responded to the 100 block of S. Queen Street for a report of a subject with a firearm.  Upon arrival, officers observed Bratton flee from the rear of a residence.  Bratton was taken into custody a short time later and found to be in possession of six individual baggies containing what appeared to be cocaine and a loaded .22 caliber handgun magazine.  Officers checked Bratton’s path of travel from when he initially ran and found a .22 caliber handgun.  

Bratton was released on $1,500 unsecured bond on the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited
-Possession of a Controlled/Counterfeit substance