Two teens arrested on drug, firearms charges

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police arrested two teens on multiple charges following a traffic stop Thursday evening.

At around 8:40 p.m., officers stopped a vehicle in the area of Bay Road and Presidents Drive after it was seen driving with one headlight. During the stop, officers detected a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside the vehicle, and subsequently searched the vehicle. A loaded handgun that had previously been reported stolen, 53 grams of marijuana, a digital scale, and packaging materials were found inside the car.

19-year-old Sadique Ingram and a 17-year-old male juvenile were taken into custody as a result. Ingram was released after being charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, while the juvenile was charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, two counts of possession of a firearm by person prohibited, possession with intent to deliver marijuana, receiving stolen firearm, second degree conspiracy, and drug paraphernalia.

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