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Two Arrested on Drug and Weapons Charges During Search Warrant 8-82018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-26507

Date/Time:   Wednesday, August 8th, 2018 at 6:02AM

Location:   900 Block of Simon Circle, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department Drugs, Vice, and Organized Crime Unit in conjunction with the Delaware State Police Kent County Drug Unit concluded a lengthy drug investigation when the Dover Police Department SORT team executed a search warrant in the 900 block of Simon Circle on Wednesday morning.  Maurice Butler (26) and Mary Honey (18) were taken into custody without incident.  Officers located 47.7 grams of marijuana, packaging materials, cash (drug proceeds), and a shotgun in the home during the search.  Maurice Butler was also wanted by the Delaware State Police Kent County Drug Unit on separate charges.

Maurice Butler and Mary Honey were both charged with the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Conspiracy 2nd Degree
-Local Fugitive

Bond information was unavailable at the time of release.

Maurice Butler
Mary Honey