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Dover Woman Arrested on Drug Charges

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Incident Number: 50-22-2602

Date/Time:  Tuesday, January 25th, 2022 at 12:51 p.m.

Location: 100 Block of S. 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 arrested Tanesha Milbourne (39) on drug offenses on Tuesday afternoon. At approximately 12:51 p.m., officers observed a vehicle operated by Milbourne conduct a drug transaction on South New Street. Officers stopped the vehicle and contacted Milbourne, who was also wanted on a capias. A search of the vehicle led to the discovery of 12.3 grams of marijuana packaged for sale, 2 doses of MDMA, and $695 in drug proceeds. Milbourne was further searched at the police department and 20 bags of heroin and 3.6 grams of crack cocaine were located on her person.

Milbourne was releases on an O.R. bond on the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana
-Tampering with Physical Evidence
-Drug Paraphernalia
-Possession of MDMA
-Possession of Heroin
-Driving While Suspended (License)
-Local Fugitive (Capias)

Tanesha Milbourne

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