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Cheswold Man Arrested For DUI and Weapons Charges

Incident Number:  50-23-24270

Date/Time: Sunday, July 30th, 2023 at 2:20 a.m.

Location: 100 block of South Bradford Street

Contact:   Dover Police Department Public Information Officer
Master Corporal Ryan Schmid   Email: Ryan.Schmid@cj.state.de.us

Narrative: The Dover Police Department has arrested Isiah Dunbar, 34, of Cheswold, for DUI and weapons charges, following a traffic stop early Sunday morning. The investigation began at 2:20 a.m., when Officers were in the area of South Bradford Street investigating a shooting and they observed a car exited a private parking lot into the roadway and strike a legally parked car. Officers contacted the driver, Dunbar, and noticed that he showed several signs of being impaired by alcohol. Dunbar was arrested for driving a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, and officers located a 9mm handgun concealed on his person following a search. Dunbar was transported to Dover Police Department where he was processed and arraigned.

Dunbar was released on $4,500 unsecured bail on the following charges:
-Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon
-Possession of a Firearm While Under the Influence
-Failure to Have Insurance Identification in Possession

Isiah Dunbar
Cheswold, DE

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