Dover Man Arrested On Weapons Charges Following Traffic Stop
Incident Number: 50-22-24462
Date/Time: Monday, August 8, 2022 at 3:36 p.m.
Location: Saulsbury Road and Walker Road
Contact: Dover Police Department Public Information Officer
Master Corporal Ryan Schmid Email: Ryan.Schmid@cj.state.de.us
The Dover Police Department has arrested Unique Trader Jr., a 19-year-old Dover man, on weapons charges following a traffic stop Monday afternoon. At approximately 3:36 p.m., officers from the Street Crimes Unit stopped Trader Jr. in a vehicle after observing a traffic violation near the intersection of Saulsbury Road and Walker Road. Trader Jr. was found to have an active warrant from Dover Police and was taken into custody without incident. Trader Jr. was found to be in possession of a black 9mm handgun, which had no engraved serial number.
Trader Jr. was committed to SCI on an $18,100 secured bail on the following charges:
-Carry Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession of An Untraceable Firearm
-Felony Breach of Release
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