Police Arrest Wanted Man and Woman on Drug Charges

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WILMINGTON, DE — Wilmington Police have arrested a wanted man and woman on drug charges.

Authorities state that on July 30 at approximately 1:11 p.m. members of the city’s Street Crimes Unit were in the 100 block of North Harrison Street, Wilmington when they observed 28-year-old Quadare Pierce and 30-year-old Tamisha Bransford acting in a suspicious manner.  Police made contact with both individuals, and following a brief investigation, recovered 664 bags of heroin.  Police also learned that both Pierce and Bransford had outstanding warrants.  Both were taken into custody without incident.

Pierce was charged with the following offenses in addition to his outstanding warrant:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver in Tier 2 Quantity
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in Tier 2 Quantity
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $150 secured bail.

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Bransford was charged with the following offenses in addition to her outstanding capiases:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver in Tier 2 Quantity
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in Tier 2 Quantity
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree

She was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and released on $150 secured bail.

Information is subject to change at any time. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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