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Dover Man Arrested on Drug Charges

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Incident Number: 50-22-1544

Date/Time:  Sunday, January 16th, 2022 at 12:00 a.m.

Location: White Oak Road and Stevenson Drive, 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 47-year-old male on drug charges on Sunday morning. Officers were on patrol in the area of White Oak Road and Stevenson Drive when they observed a white vehicle with its orange emergency/hazard lights on. Officers stopped to check on the operator, later identified as Robert Taylor. When Taylor was contacted, officers smelled a strong odor of marijuana. Taylor was detained without incident and during a search of his person, officers located 6.5 grams of crack cocaine, and 13 bags of heroin.

Taylor was released on an O.R. bond on the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Possession of Crack Cocaine
-Motor Vehicle Violation

Robert Taylor
Dover, DE

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