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Dover Man Arrested with Two Handguns and 1,287 Bags of Heroin 6-26-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-19871

Date/Time: Tuesday, June 25th, 2019 at 12:28PM

Location:  Unit Block of North Kirkwood Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department arrested Dover resident, Sencier Mansfield (19) on drug and weapons charges.  Officers from the Dover Police Department were assisting Delaware Probation and Parole with a home visit at Mansfield’s residence in the unit block of North Kirkwood Street in Dover and based on information discovered at that time, obtained a search warrant for the home.  The search warrant led to the discovery of a 9mm and .40 caliber handgun.  The 9mm handgun was later discovered to be reported stolen to Delaware State Police Troop 3.  Officers also located approximately 1,287 bags of heroin during the search.











As a result of the arrest, Mansfield was committed to SCI in default of $237,500 cash bond on the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony (2x)
-Possession of Ammunition by Person Prohibited (5x)
-Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited (2x)
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Possession of Heroin
-Receiving Stolen Firearm
-Illegal Gang Participation
-Drug Paraphernalia

Sencier Mansfield (19)