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Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Charges for Dover Woman 7-9-18

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-22567

Date/Time:   Saturday, July 7th, 2018 at 8:41AM

Location:   Fulton Street and North New Street, Dover, DE (Traffic Stop)

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


The Dover Police Department arrested 39-year-old Antionette Hale on drug charges following a traffic stop on Saturday morning.  At approximately 8:41AM on Saturday, July 7th, a Dover police officer observed Hale stopped in the middle of Fulton Street in a black Toyota SUV.  The vehicle was interfering with traffic since it was stopped in the middle of the road.  A computer check revealed that Hale had a revoked license and should not have been operating the vehicle.  Officers later discovered 104 bags of heroin inside the vehicle, .9 grams of marijuana, and three types of prescription medications.  

Hale was released after posting $6,500 secured bond on the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Controlled Substance
-Possession of Marijuana
-Drug Paraphernalia