Ellendale man arrested on several charges following traffic stop

MILFORD, Del. – Milford Police arrested a man on several charges after a traffic stop last weekend.

Police say they stopped a vehicle that was seen going the wrong way on a one-way street, and the driver, 39-year-old Demetrio Stewart, initially provided a false name. After police discovered his real name, it was learned that he was wanted out of Sussex County. Further investigation revealed that Stewart was driving while impaired and was in possession of crack cocaine at the time of the stop.

Stewart was arrested and charged with criminal impersonation, possession of a controlled substance, driving a vehicle under the influence of alcohol, driving while suspended or revoked, failure to have insurance identification in possession, failure to have registration card in possession, driving the wrong way on a one way road, and drive over/upon curb.

Stewart is currently being held on $2,352 unsecured bail.

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