Milford man arrested on multiple drug and firearms charges

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police arrested a Milford man Sunday evening on multiple drug and firearms charges.

At around 7:40 p.m., an officer stopped 21-year-old Drekwon Scott for an equipment violation in the area of River Road and East Water Street. A strong odor of marijuana was detected coming from the vehicle, and a subsequent search led to the discovery of 3 grams of marijuana, a loaded handgun with an extended magazine, an additional magazine in the glove compartment, and 35 rounds of ammunition.

Scott was charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a person prohibited, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, possession of marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. He is being held at SCI on a $3,000 secured bond.

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