Wanted New Castle Man Arrested, Cocaine Seized

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

Authorities state that on May 4 at approximately 1:47 p.m., members of the Drug, Organized Crime, and Vice Division were in the 300 block of West 7th Street when they observed 30-year-old Ereq Anderson engaged in drug activity. Police made contact with Anderson, who was found to have an outstanding capias, and recovered 1.9 grams of cocaine. Police took Anderson into custody without incident.

Anderson was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Intent to Deliver in addition to his outstanding capias.

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $5,000 cash-only bail.

Information is subject to change at any time. 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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