50-Year-Old Man Charged With Possession of a Controlled Substance

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WILMINGTON, DEWilmington Police have arrested a man on drug charges.

Authorities state that on July 28 at approximately 12:51 p.m., members of the Drug, Organized Crime, and Vice Division executed a search warrant in the 2300 block of Jessup Street following a drug investigation.  Police took 50-year-old Marlin Chapman into custody without incident and recovered 82 grams of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Chapman was charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver
  • Possession of Marijuana

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and released on $5,001 unsecured bail.

Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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