Seaford man arrested on weapon charges Saturday night

SEAFORD, Del.- Delaware State Police said a Seaford man was arrested Saturday night on weapon charges.

Police said around 8 p.m. they were doing a proactive patrol in the area of Dove Rd, and saw 34-year-old, Dwight Berrian, walking westbound on the eastbound lane of Dove Rd. near Middlecord Rd., not carrying a flashlight.

Police said they made contact with Berrian for a traffic violation, and they smelled alcohol and marijuana.

Officers said they found a marijuana grinder with approximately .62 grams of marijuana inside and a blue switchblade knife that was longer than 3 inches long.

Police said they found out that Berrian was not allowed to possess any deadly weapons.

Berrian is now facing charges of possession of a deadly weapon, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, possession of marijuana, drunk on the highway, and failure to carry a light on a public road.

Berrian was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court #3 and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $5,150 secured bond.

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