Police arrest wanted Dover woman after witnessing drug transaction

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DOVER, Del. – Dover Police arrested a woman Tuesday afternoon after she was seen conducting a drug transaction.

We’re told the incident happened shortly before 1 p.m. on South New Street. Officers stopped the vehicle and made contact with the suspect, identified as 39-year-old Tanesha Milbourne, who was also reportedly wanted on a capias.

A search of the vehicle led to the recovery of 12.3 grams of marijuana packaged for sale, two doses of MDMA, and $695 in drug money. Once at the police department, officers located 20 bags of heroin and 3.6 grams of crack cocaine on her person.

She was subsequently charged with possession with intent to deliver crack cocaine, possession with intent to deliver marijuana, tampering with physical evidence, drug paraphernalia, possession of MDMA, possession of heroin, driving while suspended, and local fugitive. Milbourne was later released on her own recognizance.

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