Two DE men arrested following drug investigation

SEAFORD, Del. – Police in Delaware have concluded an investigation into drug dealing with the arrest of two men at a home in Seaford.

37-year-old New Castle Resident John King and 67-year-old Seaford resident Samuel West are now facing drug charges after the Seaford Police Department and Dover Police Department executed a search warrant in the 400 block of North Street on Friday, September 6th. Detectives found 5 grams of crack cocaine, .4 grams of powder cocaine, 144.7 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, scales, packaging materials, prescription pills, and a large amount of suspected money obtained from drug dealing.


King was charged with possession with intent to deliver crack and marijuana, possession of controlled substances (crack, cocaine, and marijuana), and possession of drug paraphernalia and was released on $8,000 unsecured bail.

West was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, issued a criminal summons, and released.

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