Third Suspect Charged in Connection With Wilmington Drug Investigation


WILMINGTON, DE — A third suspect was charged in connection with a September 14 drug bust in the 100 block of East 23rd Street.

Dwayne Woodhouse, 34, was taken into custody without incident and has been charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Felony (2 counts)
  • Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited (4 counts)
  • Possession of a Weapon with an Obliterated Serial Number
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver in Tier 3 Quantity
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $122,500 cash-only 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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