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Wanted Probationer Arrested on Drug and Firearms Charges 10-30-2018

Incident/Complaint#:  50-18-36277

Date/Time:   Monday, October 29th, 2018 at 2:36PM

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

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


The Dover Police Department and Delaware Probation and Parole arrested Zachariah Gilbert (25) on drug and weapons charges, as well as being a wanted probationer.  Officers took Gilbert into custody after locating him on the front porch of a home in the Unit Block of S. Queen Street.  Gilbert was found in possession of crack cocaine and marijuana that was packaged for sale.  A further investigation led to the discovery of two handguns inside of the home.  

Gilbert was committed to SCI on $25,250 cash bond on the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Cocaine
-Possession of Marijuana
-Possession of Cocaine
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (4x)

Zachariah Gilbert