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Drug and Firearms Arrest on South Governors Avenue

Incident Number: 50-22-20975

Date and Time: Friday, July 8th, 222 at 8:50 a.m.

Location: Unit Block of South Governors Avenue, Dover, DE

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


The Dover Police Department arrested Julius Powell (34) on drug and gun charges on Friday morning. Powell was known to have two active capias and was located in the Unit Block of South Governors Avenue. When officers contacted Powell and took him into custody without incident for the capias. Powell was then found to be in possession of a loaded revolver and 52 bags of heroin.

Powell will be charged with the following offenses (bond unavailable at time of release):
-Possession of Firearm During Commission of Felony
-Possession of Firearm/Ammo by Person Prohibited (3x)
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
-Drug Paraphernalia

Julius Powell
Dover, DE

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