Magnolia man arrested on numerous charges following traffic stop

MAGNOLIA, Del. – Delaware Natural Resources Police and DNREC’s Environmental Crimes Unit arrested a Kent County man last week on numerous charges following a traffic stop.

Police say that on August 5th, a vehicle was stopped in the area of Sorghum Mill Road in Magnolia, during which an odor of marijuana was detected. A subsequent search of the vehicle resulted in the recovery of 16.9 grams of marijuana and ten counterfeit $100 bills.

The driver, identified as 25-year-old Jordan Patrick, was arrested and charged with first degree forgery/possession of counterfeit money, tampering with physical evidence, possession of marijuana, operating a motor vehicle without proof of insurance in possession, operation motor vehicle with fictitious or cancelled registration card, number plate or tag, operating motor vehicle without registration card in possession, and operating a vehicle without working brake lights.

He was later released on $10,300 unsecured bond for an active capias, and $3,202 unsecured bond for the charges stemming from this traffic stop.

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