Milford Diner owner, employees arrested on drug charges

MILFORD – Four local restaurant employees were arrested June 15 by the Milford Police Drugs Vice and Organized Crime Unit.

Along with the assistance of the Milford Police Criminal Division and the DSP Kent County Drug Unit, officers executed multiple search warrants at the Milford Diner Restaurant and at a residence located in the 2,000 block of Hopkins Cemetery Road in Harrington.

s-meyersAs a result, detectives arrested and charged several restaurant employees.

Stephen B. Meyers, co-owner of the Milford Diner, was charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, three counts of possession with the intent to deliver heroin within 300′ of a school, maintaining a drug property, conspiracy in the second degree, receiving stolen property under $1,500, possession of cocaine within 300′ of a school and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Joseph M. Catania was charged with possession with the intent to deliver heroin within 300′ of a school, delivery of heroin within 300′ of a school, possession with the intent to deliver heroin, conspiracy in the second degree and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Tanya Mann aka Tonya Andrew was charged with possession with the intent to deliver heroin within 300′ of a school, receiving stolen property under $1,500, conspiracy in the second degree and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Sarah Brunskill was charged with possession with the intent to deliver heroin within 300′ of a school, conspiracy in the second degree and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Detectives seized a safe containing 42 bags of heroin, two grams of cocaine and two fully loaded handguns and two long guns from inside the Milford Diner restaurant.

A total of 94 bags of heroin, two grams of cocaine, four handguns, three long guns and stolen merchandise were seized as a result of the search warrants and arrests.

Meyers was arraigned and committed to SCI in default of $85,000 secured bond.

Catania was arraigned and committed to SCI in default of $52,500 secured bond.

Mann was arraigned and committed to WCI in default of $23,500.00 cash bond. Mann was also wanted on multiple capiases out of JP6 and KCCP.

Brunskill was arraigned and committed to WCI in default of $6,000.00 secured bond.

No Photo available of Sarah Brunskill at the time of this release.

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