Dover man arrested on drug, firearms charges following traffic stop

1280 Shaheed Berry

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police arrested a Dover man on numerous charges following a traffic stop Tuesday morning.

We’re told an officer stopped a vehicle at around 10:40 a.m. after a computer check revealed that the driver had a suspended license. On contact with the driver, Shaheed Berry, drugs and paraphernalia were seen in plain view inside the vehicle.

A subsequent search of the vehicle led to the recovery of a loaded revolver, three grams of bath salts, 10.7 grams of methamphetamine, 1.204 grams of heroin, and .5 grams of marijuana.

Berry was charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, two counts of possession of a firearm by a person prohibited, carrying a concealed deadly weapon, three counts of possession with intent to deliver, two counts of possession of a controlled substance, and drug paraphernalia. He is currently being held at SCI on a $65,000 cash bond.

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