WILMINGTON, DE — Wilmington Police have arrested a Virginia man on gun and drug charges.
Authorities state that on January 19 at approximately 8:15 p.m., members of the Street Crimes Unit were in the 600 block of North Jefferson Street when they observed 19-year-old Randy Lucas, of Virginia, acting suspiciously. When police attempted to make contact with Lucas, he fled on foot. He was quickly taken into custody and police recovered a loaded 9mm handgun and a bag of marijuana.
Lucas was charged with the following offenses:
- Possession of a Firearm while also in Possession of a Controlled Substance
- Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon
- Resisting Arrest
- Possession of Marijuana
He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $7,505 secured bail.
Information is subject to change at any time. An arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
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