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Four Arrests Made in Dagsboro Drug Operation

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Alfred Wescott Jr. Alfred Wescott Jr.
Rashawn Davis Rashawn Davis
Walter Brown Walter Brown
Jerrontae Holden Jerrontae Holden

DAGSBORO, Del. - Four Sussex County men have been arrested after an investigation into illegal drug sales at a Dagsboro home.

Delaware State Police say the Sussex County Drug Unit and the Governor's Task Force ended their investigation on Nov. 2 at a home in the 28000 block of East Diamond Drive in the Diamond Acres development.

According to police, there had been multiple complaints of people loitering at the home and selling narcotics in the cul-de-sac out front. Police said they set up surveillance in the area and watched multiple hand-to-hand drug transactions, one of which was conducted by 23-year-old Alfred Wescott Jr. of Frankford.

Police said when they drove to the cul-de-sac to make contact with Wescott, he ran away but was taken into custody a short time later. According to police, Wescott had with him a Crown Royal bag containing 245 bags (3.18 grams) of heroin, along with 7.17 grams of crack cocaine.

Three other people outside the home were also taken into custody according to police: 20-year-old Rashawn Davis of Milford, 22-year-old Jerrontae Holden of Dagsboro and 36-year-old Walter Brown of Dagsboro. Police said Davis had 2.54 grams of crack cocaine on him, Holden had 48 bags (0.645 grams) of heroin and Brown had drug paraphernalia, along with a box of .38 caliber ammunition containing 49 rounds.

Police said all four individuals were brought back to Troop 4 in Georgetown, where they were charged with the following:

Wescott

  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin
  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine
  • Possession of Heroin, Possession of Crack Cocaine
  • Conspiracy 2nd
  • Resisting Arrest
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (two counts) 
  • Committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $35,500 secured bond

Davis

  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine
  • Tampering with Physical Evidence
  • Conspiracy 2nd
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $14,200 secured bond

Holden

  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine
  • Possession of Heroin
  • Conspiracy 2nd
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $12,250 secured bond

Brown

  • Possession of Ammunition by a Person Prohibited
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Released on $5,200 unsecured bond
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