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Colorado Man Accused of Drug Trafficking in Rehoboth Beach

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Andre Dismuke, 36, of Denver, Col. (Photo: Rehoboth Beach Police Department) Andre Dismuke, 36, of Denver, Col. (Photo: Rehoboth Beach Police Department)
(Photo: Rehoboth Beach Police Department) (Photo: Rehoboth Beach Police Department)

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del.– The Rehoboth Beach Police on Saturday arrested a Colorado man accused of marijuana trafficking.

Rehoboth Beach police said that Andre Dismuke, 36, of Denver, Colo., and his wife arranged for multiple packages to be sent from Colorado to a Rehoboth Beach real estate agency. The packages were allegedly being sent in preparation for a six-week stay in a Rehoboth rental unit.

Police said they were contacted by the real estate agency on Saturday, May 26, after one of the agency's employees reportedly opened one of Dismuke's packages and found suspected drugs.

Dismuke and his wife were taken into custody following a traffic stop in Rehoboth Beach. Police said a small amount of marijuana and drug paraphernalia was recovered during the stop, and a search warrant was then issued for all the packages.

According to police, most of the packages contained clothing, but one contained over 12 pounds of marijuana, which officials say could be worth $18,000.

Authorities say Dismuke's wife was released, but he was charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, as well as marijuana trafficking. He was released after posting his $10,500 bail.

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