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Two Arrested on Drug and Firearms Offenses on South New Street

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Incident Number: 50-21-37633

Date/Time:  Wednesday, December 9th, 2021 at 10:04 p.m.

Location: 100 Block of North New Street, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department and Delaware Probation and Parole arrested two men on drug and firearms offenses on Wednesday night in the 100 Block of North New Street. The men were contacted by officers after a curfew check was conducted on an unrelated subject in the area. Antwaun Campbell was seen with a red object in his hand, which turned out to be a red bandana containing 9.4 grams of crack cocaine. Tyrese Bailey, who was with Campbell, was in possession of two handguns, 1.3 grams of marijuana, and an additional 5.2 grams of crack cocaine.

Bailey was committed to SCI on a $34,450 secured bond on the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon (2x)
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony (2x)
-Possession of Firearm by Person Possessing Controlled Substance (2x)
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (4x)
-Possession of Crack Cocaine
-Possession of Marijuana
-Drug Paraphernalia

Campbell was released on an O.R. bond on the following charges:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine
-Possession of Crack Cocaine
-Breach of Release (banned from home on S. New Street from prior incident)

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