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3 Arrested on Drug & Gun Charges in Seaford

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SEAFORD, Del.- Delaware State Police  arrested three people after the investigation into a suspicious vehicle resulted in the discovery of drugs and a handgun in Seaford. 
 
Just after 9 p.m. Saturday,  two troopers on routine patrol saw a black Chevrolet Impala enter and stop in the parking lot of the Middleford Speedway. Police say the driver, later identified as 23-year-old Erica N. Davis of Millsboro, the turned off the lights. The troopers, knowing that the speedway was closed, approached the Impala and activated the emergency lights on their patrol vehicles. 

As the troopers approached the car, they noticed that the front seat passenger, later identified as Spencer Wright, 24, of Bridgeville, and the rear seat passenger, later identified as Jeremy A. Cannon, 30, of Bridgeville, were both reaching down under their seats. One of the troopers then saw what appeared to be a bundle of suspected heroin in plain view on the lap of Jeremy Cannon. Police took him into custody and searched him. Police say they found a loaded .22 caliber handgun in his jacket pocket.
 
The troopers then came into contact with Spencer Wright who advised them that he was in possession of marijuana and crack cocaine. Wright also taken into custody.
 
Erica Davis was also removed from the vehicle. A search of the car revealed a total of 84 bags of heroin, .4 grams of cocaine, .3 grams of crack cocaine, and .48 grams of marijuana.

Cannon was charged by troopers with Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited, Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, Possession of Ammunition by a Person Prohibited, Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 1 Quantity, Possession with the Intent to Deliver a Counterfeit Controlled Substance, Conspiracy 2nd degree, Possession of a Controlled Substance, and two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was arraigned at JP Court 3 and committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution in default of $31,500 secured bail.
 
Spencer Wright was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 1 Quantity, Possession with the Intent to Deliver a Counterfeit Controlled Substance, Conspiracy 2nd Degree, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Marijuana, and two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was arraigned at JP Court 3 and released on $10,500 unsecured bail.
 
Erica Davis was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 1 Quantity, Possession with the Intent to Deliver a Counterfeit Controlled Substance, Conspiracy 2nd Degree, and Driving with a Suspended or Revoked Operator’s License. She was also arraigned at JP Court 3 and released on $5,500 unsecured bail.

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