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Philadelphia Man Arrested on Drug and Firearms Charges 3-5-2021

Date:  Thursday, March 4th, 2021

Location: Dover Inn, 428 N. DuPont Highway, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department arrested a 36-year-old man from Philadelphia during a search warrant stemming from a drug investigation.  Officers executed the search warrant at a room at the Dover Inn on Thursday afternoon.  Malik Sutton was arrested without incident.  During the search, officers located:
-30.1 grams of Fentanyl
-63.2 grams of Crack Cocaine
-57.1 grams of PCP
-114.9 grams of Marijuana
-9mm handgun (loaded)
-$7,904 in Drug Proceeds (cash)

Sutton was released after posting a $44,000 secured bond on the following charges:

  • Possession of a Firearm During Commission of a Felony
  • Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited with Drugs
  • Possession of a Firearm with Obliterated Serial Number
  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Fentanyl (Tier 3)
  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine (Tier 3)
  • Possession with Intent to Deliver PCP (Tier 3)
  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
  • Possession of Fentanyl (Tier 3)
  • Possession of Crack Cocaine (Tier 3)
  • Possession of PCP (Tier 3)
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Malik Sutton Philadelphia, PA