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Police: Dover Man Arrested With 131 Pounds of Marijuana in Stolen Van

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Police said 131 pounds of marijuana was found inside a stolen van in Dover. (Photo: Dover PD) Police said 131 pounds of marijuana was found inside a stolen van in Dover. (Photo: Dover PD)

DOVER, Del.- A Dover man is facing multiple charges after police say he was found to be in possession of 131 pounds of marijuana in a stolen van. 

Dover police said that on Tuesday, Oct. 8, officers contacted 24-year-old Jaquell McDonald in the 400 Block of Haslet Street after being dispatched to a suspicious vehicle in the area. Upon arrival, it was determined the vehicle - a van - was stolen from a jurisdiction under Delaware State Police.

Police said officers located 72.9 grams of marijuana on McDonald's person. A search of the van led to the discovery of an additional 131.4 pounds of marijuana plants, according to police. 

McDonald was charged with possession with intent to deliver marijuana, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and tampering with physical evidence. He was released on a $65,000 unsecured bond.

 

Police said 131 pounds of marijuana was found inside a stolen van in Dover. (Photo: Dover PD)

 

(Photo: Dover PD)

 

Jaquell McDonald

 

 

 

 

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