19-Year-Old Middletown Man Arrested Carrying a Concealed Handgun

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WILMINGTON, DEWilmington Police have arrested a Middletown man on gun charges.

Authorities state that on January 5, at approximately 1:45 pm, police on proactive patrol conducted a vehicle stop in the 700 block of South Market Street. Police made contact with an occupant of the vehicle, 19-year-old Anthony Hobbs of Middletown. Following a brief investigation, police recovered a loaded 9mm handgun. Hobbs was taken into custody without incident.

Hobbs was charged with Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon.

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and released on $5,000 cash-only bail.

Information is subject to change at any time. A suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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