Delaware

Police discover over 100 bags of heroin during traffic stop

MILFORD, Del. - Delaware State police arrested two men who were found with 120 bags of heroin during a traffic stop in Milford on Thursday. 

Police say they stopped the vehicle on the 300 block of Southeast Front Street when one of the men, 29-year old Joseph Whaley, began to flee on foot.  After a brief foot pursuit, Whaley was taken into custody without incident. The other occupant, 22-year old Antonio Peay was also taken into custody without incident.

Police seized the 120 bags of heroin, a small amount of cash and paraphernalia.

Whaley has been charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Resisting Arrest, and Possession With The Intent To Deliver A Controlled Substance. His bail was set at $6500.00 unsecured.

Peay has been charged with Possession With The Intent To Deliver A Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. His bail was set for $5500.00 unsecured.


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