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Domestic Incident Leads to Arrest for Drugs and Firearms 3-6-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-6491

Location:  400 Block of Barrister Place, Dover, DE

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


 The Dover Police Department arrested Donald Brown (30) on several drug and weapons offenses following a domestic related incident.  Officers were investigating a complaint where Brown had threatened to harm a victim that he had a relationship with.  Officers responded to his residence in the 400 Block of Barrister Place and took Brown into custody without incident.  Following his arrest, officers obtained a search warrant for the home.  Inside of the residence, the following items were located:
– Loaded .380 caliber handgun
– Approximately 249.9 grams of marijuana
– 17 doses of Tramadol (schedule 4 controlled substance)
– Approximately 321 doses of Ecstasy (MDMA)
– Approximately 8 grams of THC Oil
– $1,549.00 suspected drug proceeds

Brown was released after posting $36,000 secured bond on the following charges:
– Terroristic Threatening (2x)
– Offensive Touching
– Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited
– Possession of a Firearm During Commission of a Felony
– Possession of Ammunition by a Person Prohibited
– Possession of a Firearm by a Person who also Possesses Illegal Drugs
– Possession with Intent to Deliver Tier 4 Quantity of Ecstasy
– Possession of a Tier 5 Ecstasy
– Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
– Possession of a Tier 1 Marijuana
– Possession with Intent to Deliver THC Oil
– Possession of a Controlled Substance (Tramadol)
– Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Donald Brown
Age: 30
Dover, DE