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3 Arrested, 1 Sought After Del. Traffic Stop Leads to Heroin Bust

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Keion R. Sturgis Keion R. Sturgis
Tywand M. Jennings Tywand M. Jennings
Delane Jacobs Delane Jacobs
Tyshun Rembert Tyshun Rembert

BRIDGEVILLE, Del.- Delaware State Police in Sussex County say they have arrested three men and are looking for a fourth after a traffic stop on the car they were riding in led to the seizure of 130 bags of heroin.
 
Police said that at around 8:20 p.m. Monday a trooper on patrol observed a Dodge Intrepid fail to come to a complete stop at the intersection of Coverdale and Hastings Farm roads and then continue northbound on Coverdale Road. The trooper then got behind the car and activated his emergency equipment. Police said the car then proceeded through the intersection of Coverdale and Old Furnace roads where it pulled to the shoulder of the road and came to a stop before the driver got out and ran. The trooper was able detain the three passengers in the car until other officers arrived to assist. 

Keion R. Sturgis, 22, of Dagsboro; Tywand M. Jennings, 25, of Frankford; and Delane Jacobs, 27, of Selbyville, were all taken into custody without incident during the traffic stop. A computer inquiry revealed Jennings and Jacobs had active capiases out of Sussex County courts, police said.
 
Troopers said a search of the car uncovered the 130 bags of heroin weighing approximately 1.95 grams. Police said Sturgis was also found to have 18 oxycodone pills not prescribed to him in his sock. Troopers said a further investigation revealed the driver of the Intrepid to be Tyshun Rembert, 24, of Laurel. 
 
The three passengers were transported to Troop 5 where they were charged with possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance (heroin) and related offenses. All three were incarcerated at SCI in default of bonds. Troopers are continuing to look for Rembert.

Anyone with information on Rembert's whereabouts is asked to contact Trooper P. Schlimer at (302) 337-1090, ext. 326, or by utilizing the DSP Mobile Crime Tip Application available to download at: http://www.delaware.gov/apps/.  Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via www.tipsubmit.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."

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