Traffic Stop Leads to Firearms Charges for Two Men 1-20-2021

Incident Number: 50-21-1717

Date/Time:  Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 at 3:14 p.m.

Location: White Oak Road and Nimitz Road, Dover, DE

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Office
Sergeant Mark Hoffman   Email: Mark.Hoffman@cj.state.de.us

Narrative: 

The Dover Police Department arrested two men on firearms and drug charges during a traffic stop on Tuesday afternoon.  Officers stopped Tyler Scott (21) in the area of White Oak Road and Nimitz Road for a traffic violation.  When officers approached the vehicle, they detected the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle.  Officers had Scott and the passenger (Kinon Teat, 26) exit the vehicle.  During a search, officers located a loaded .45 caliber handgun with an extended magazine holding 30 rounds of ammunition.

Tyler Scott was committed to JTVCC on a $42,350 cash bond on the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (3x)
-Conspiracy 2nd Degree
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession of Marijuana
-Drug Paraphernalia

Kinon Teat was committed to SCI on a $32,300 cash bond on the following offenses:
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (2x)
-Conspiracy 2nd Degree
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession of Marijuana
-Drug Paraphernalia

Kinon Teat
Dover, DE

Tyler Scott
Dover, DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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