Dover Police arrest two on multiple charges while trying to sell stolen property

Boadu (left) and Miles

DOVER, Del. – Two people were arrested Sunday evening after police began investigating a theft complaint earlier this month.

According to police, a theft complaint was received on October 18th, where a victim had a package containing a $995 jacket stolen from the front door of their apartment. On October 27th, officers received a tip that a local subject had the item for sale on Ebay and the subject agreed to meet at the Royal Farms parking lot on S. DuPont Highway in Dover.

When officers arrived at the Royal Farms, they found 22-year-old Dominique Miles and 22-year-old Kevin Boadu inside the vehicle they stated they would be in. Boadu tried to flee on foot after stepping out of the vehicle but was quickly apprehended. He was also found in possession of a loaded .45 caliber handgun in his waistband with an obliterated serial number.

Inside of the vehicle, police found 18.1 grams of marijuana packaged for sale, a digital scale, and the stolen jacket.

Miles was charged with possession with intent to deliver marijuana, receiving stolen property, drug paraphernalia, and third degree conspiracy. He was released on an unsecured bond.

Boadu was charged with carry concealed deadly weapon, possession of firearm with obliterated serial number, resisting arrest, receiving stolen property, and third degree conspiracy. He is currently being held at the Sussex Correctional Institution on a $4,500 secured bond.

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