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DSP Search for Suspect Wanted on Drug and Burglary Charges

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Michael Lewis, 34, Lincoln Michael Lewis, 34, Lincoln

KENT AND SUSSEX COUNTY, Del.- Delaware State Police are asking for the public's help in locating a Lincoln man wanted on several drug and burglary charges.

On August 31, police say 34-year-old Michael Lewis and two other suspects were contacted on a traffic stop on Rt. 24 near Warwick Road, Millsboro. 

Police say Lewis fled on foot into a wooded area. According to police, a search of the car revealed over 140 bags of heroin, over 330 empty heroin bags and marijuana. 

Lewis is currently wanted by the state police for Burglary 1st-degree, Conspiracy 2nd-degree, Assault 3rd-degree, Possession of Heroin, Resist Arrest, two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Marijuana.

These charges stem from several different cases police believe Lewis is connected to. He's wanted on 7 capiases, including: 

  • July 23, 2015 Capias Kent County Court of Common Pleas for Offensive Touching
  • July 28, 2015 Capias Justice of the Peace Court 7 for Driving Suspended/Revoked
  • August, 13, 2015 Capias Superior Court for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • August 25, 2015 Capias Superior Court for Drug Dealing
  • September 17, 2015 Kent County Court of Common Pleas for Poss. Marijuana
  • October 27, 2015 Kent County Court of Common Pleas for Poss. Marijuana
  • April 29, 2016 Delaware State Police for Burglary 1st, Conspiracy, Assault 3rd
  • August 31, 2016 Delaware State Police for Poss. Heroin, Resist Arrest, Drug Poss.

Lewis is described as a black male, approximately 5'10" tall, 170 lbs., with black hair and brown eyes. He is known to frequent both Kent and Sussex County.

If anyone has any information on the whereabouts of Michael R. Lewis, they are asked to call 9-1-1 and/or contact the Sgt. J. Stevenson at 302-752-3820. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, via the internet at www.delaware.crimestoppersweb.com, or by sending an anonymous tip by text to 274637 (CRIMES) using the keyword "DSP."

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