Greenwood man arrested after heroin investigation

Special to The Chronicle

Special to The Chronicle

GREENWOOD – The Delaware State Police Sussex County Drug Task Force have arrested a Greenwood man after the culmination of a month long investigation into illegal drug sales from a residence at Sea Chase Apartments.

On Friday February 5, 2016 around 10:35 a.m., the Sussex County Drug Task Force with the assistance of the Sussex County Governor’s Task Force and Greenwood Police Department conducted a traffic stop on Dionne E. Warner, 34, while he was operating his Oldsmobile on US13 in Greenwood. A search of Warner turned up .5 grams of methamphetamine. A search warrant was also conducted at an apartment on Sea Chase Lane where Warner lives and detectives located 47.2 grams of heroin, 2.1 grams of marijuana, over $2,400.00 in suspected drug proceeds, and a loaded .38 caliber revolver that was reported stolen during a burglary in the Milford area back in June of 2015.

Dionne E. Warner

Dionne E. Warner

Dionne Warner was transported back to Troop 5 where he was charged with Possession with Intent to Deliver Heroin, Possession of a Controlled Substance (Heroin), two counts of Possession of a Deadly Weapon or Ammunition by a Person Prohibited, Receiving a Stolen Firearm, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of a Controlled Substance (Meth), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was arraigned at JP2 and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $71,000.00 cash bond.

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