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Drug Arrest at West Loockerman Street and S. New Street 9-12-2019

Incident/Complaint#:  50-19-29109

Date/Time:  Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 at 4:00PM

Location:  West Loockerman Street at S. New Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department and Delaware Probation and Parole arrested Dandre Chandler (27) on Wednesday afternoon on drug charges.  The incident occurred when Chandler was contacted by Probation and Parole at approximately 4:00PM in the area of West Loockerman and South New Streets.  Chandler dropped a Cheetos bag that contained 39 bags of heroin.  Chandler had also been seen operating a vehicle that was nearby.  A search warrant was obtained for that vehicle and an additional 113 bags of heroin were located.  Chandler, who was on probation, was issued a Violation of Probation as well.


Chandler was committed to SCI on the Violation of Probation and $11,500 bond on the following charges:
-Possession of Heroin (Tier 1)
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Drug Paraphernalia