Drug sale investigation culminates with arrest of Georgetown man

GEORGETOWN –Delaware State Police arrested a Georgetown man Tuesday, culminating a month long investigation into illegal drug sales from a residence on Sandy Drive in Millsboro.

On Aug. 4, around 3:15 p.m., the Sussex County Drug Task Force with the assistance of the Sussex County Governor’s Task Force conducted a traffic stop on Tevon Norwood, 18, of Georgetown as he was operating his BMW in the Georgetown area.

A search warrant was conducted on the vehicle which yielded 152 grams of cocaine, 4 grams of crack cocaine, as well as over $3,300 in suspected drug proceeds, according to state police spokesman Cpl. Gary Fournier.

During a search warrant conducted at his residence in the 24000 block of Kruger Drive detectives located 11 rounds of .380 caliber ammunition, a digital scale, and an additional $6,900.00 in suspected drug proceeds.

A search warrant was also conducted at a residence where Norwood was known to frequent and distribute illegal drugs located in the 27000 block of Sandy Drive, Riverwinds Mobile Home Park.  A digital scale was located in the residence and the 23 year old female resident was issued a criminal summons for possession of drug Paraphernalia and released.

Tevon Norwood was transported back to Troop 4 where he was charged with two counts of possession with intent to deliver cocaine, possession of a controlled substance (cocaine), and possession of drug paraphernalia.  He was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $125,250 cash bond.

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