Dover man arrested on multiple drug and firearms charges

1280 Joseph

DOVER, Del. – A probation check led to numerous charges for a Dover man Wednesday evening.

Dover Police assisted Delaware Probation and Parole with the probation check involving 32-year-old Tyrell Joseph just before 6 p.m., at the Kent Budget Motel. A search of the room led to the discovery of a .45 caliber handgun, 17.1 grams of ecstasy, 71.5 Xanax pills, 35 oxycodone pills, 34 bags of heroin, 1022.4 grams of cereal bars containing marijuana, and $3,411.

There was also a young child in the room who was turned over to a relative.

Joseph was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, two counts of possession of firearm/ammo by person prohibited, carry concealed deadly weapon, endangering the welfare of a child, three counts of possession of a controlled substance, and three counts of possession with intent to deliver. He was held on a $256,700 secured bond.

Categories: Crime, Delaware, Local News