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Man Accused of Bringing Bags of Heroin into Georgetown Homeless Shelter

Michael Gray Michael Gray

GEORGETOWN, Del.- Police have arrested a 21-year-old resident of a Georgetown homeless shelter accused of bringing bags of heroin inside in order to sell them to other residents.

Georgetown police said that on Thursday afternoon, May 9, Michael R. Gray of Georgetown was taken into custody for an incident that occurred at the Georgetown Crisis House on North Race Street.

According to police, officers responded to the shelter after being informed that someone living there was possibly in the possession of suspected illegal narcotics. Police said the investigation revealed Gray that allegedly attempted to sell these narcotics to other residents of the Crisis House. A search of Gray's living area revealed 18 bags of suspected heroin hidden inside one of his shoes, police said.

Gray was taken into custody and charged with possession of heroin and possession of drug paraphernalia. He ordered held in the Sussex Correctional Institute in lieu of bond pending a future court date.

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