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Wanted Man Arrested with Loaded Handgun, Heroin After Running from Dover Police

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Diandre Willis, Courtesy Dover Police Diandre Willis, Courtesy Dover Police
DOVER, Del.- Dover Police arrested a wanted Dover man in possession of a loaded handgun following a brief foot chase downtown Thursday afternoon.

According to police, Diandre Willis, 23, was wanted for violation of probation.  When officers attempted to contact Wills, police said he took off, running through backyards and damaging a private fence, before being captured in the unit block of South Governors Avenue. 

Dover Police said A search of Willis led to the discovery of a silver .380 handgun, which was loaded. Officers said they also discovered eight bags of heroin, weighing .12 grams total. Willis was arraigned and committed to James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in default of $44,600 secured bail.

Willis is charged with possession of a firearm by a previously convicted violent felon, carrying concealed deadly weapon, possession of controlled substance with aggravating factor, resisting arrest, possession of drug paraphernalia, criminal mischief under $1,000 and 3rd-degree criminal trespass.

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