Two Men Arrested on Drug Charges in Wilmington

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WILMINGTON, DEWilmington Police have arrested two men on drug charges.

Authorities state that on June 13 at approximately 12:35 p.m., members of Wilmington’s Drug, Organized Crime, and Vice Division were in the 200 block of Cedar Street when they observed 34-year-old Charles Fletcher of New Castle and 20-year-old Luis Velazquez engaged in drug activity.  Police made contact with both subjects and following a brief investigation, recovered 2.5 grams of cocaine, 4.4 grams of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, and $1,093.  Both subjects were taken into custody without incident.

Fletcher was charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Possession of Marijuana

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and released on $402 unsecured bail.

Velazquez was charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver
  • Possession of Marijuana
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He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and released on his own recognizance.

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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