Dover Police arrest two on drug charges

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police arrested two suspects on various drug charges following a traffic stop late Tuesday morning.

Just before noon, officers stopped a vehicle in the area of South New Street and Reed Street. When officers made contact with the occupants, identified as Markeeva Williams-Moore and Charles Seabrooks, a strong odor of marijuana was detected inside the vehicle.

Seabrooks and Williams-Moore were then asked to step out of the vehicle, resulting in Seabrooks fleeing on foot and throwing a chair at one of the officers. Police were able to apprehend him a short time later with the use of a taser.

Seabrooks was found in possession of $990 in drug proceeds, 28.8 grams of marijuana, and 10.1 grams of crack cocaine. A further search of the vehicle led to the discovery of an additional $562 in drug money, 65 bags (.455 grams) of heroin, 4.7 grams of marijuana, and 1.7 grams of crack cocaine.

Williams-Moore was charged with possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine, possession of marijuana, conspiracy second degree, and unlawful U-turn. She was later released on her own recognizance.

Seabrooks was charged with possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine, possession of crack cocaine, assault second degree (law enforcement), possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession of heroin, possession of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and conspiracy second degree. He is currently being held at the Sussex Correctional Institution on $32,000 bond.

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