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OC Drug Investigation Ends With Arrest

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28-year-old Markis Leonard, of Selbyville, DE 28-year-old Markis Leonard, of Selbyville, DE

OCEAN CITY, Md. - A two week drug investigation in Ocean City, has wrapped up with the arrest of a Selbyville man.

The Ocean City Police Department says their Narcotic Unit received a tip from a resident, about possible drug activity near 141st Street and Lighthouse Avenue. That investigation found that 28-year-old Markis Leonard was living in the home.

Police say Leonard was stopped on Saturday, around 12:45 PM, and a search of his vehicle revealed more than 170 bags of heroin, and more than $3,100 in cash. Leonard was charged with possession of heroin with intent to distribute, and is being held at the Worcester County Jail on $50,000 bail.

The OCPD thanks Ocean City citizens for submitting tips to make it a safer place. If you have a tip, contact the Crime Tip Hotline at 410-520-5136 or emailing crimetips@oceancitymd.gov.

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