Two arrested in Felton after search warrant yields cocaine, gun

FELTON, Del. – The Delaware State Police have arrested two people after the culmination of a two month long investigation into illegal drug sales which were occurring in the Felton area.

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On Friday, Jan. 15, detectives from Kent County Drug Unit, with the assistance of the Governor’s Task Force (GTF), Special Operations Response Team (SORT), and the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), responded to a residence located in the 100 block of Central Drive, Felton, in order to conduct a search warrant in reference to the illegal sale of cocaine from the home.

Upon their arrival, detectives took Michael Nunn, 25, and his 55-year-old father Keith Nunn, Sr. into custody without incident.

A subsequent search of the property resulted in the seizure of 16 grams of crack cocaine, 43 grams of steroids, a loaded .45 caliber Glock handgun, which had been reported stolen on August 19, 2015, a .32 caliber handgun with an obliterated serial number, assorted ammunition, and $2,635.00 in suspected drug sale proceeds.

Detectives also located a pillow case containing jewelry that had been reported stolen during a burglary from a residence located in the 22000 block of Concord Pond Road on Sep. 11, 2015.

Keith Nunn

Keith Nunn

Michael Nunn

Michael Nunn

Michael Nunn was subsequently arrested and charged with the following crimes:

  • Two counts of Possession with the Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance in a Tier 2 Quantity
  • Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Felony
  • Four counts of Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 3 Quantity
  • Possession of a Firearm with an Obliterated Serial Number
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 2 Quantity
  • Receiving a Stolen Firearm
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Three counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

He was arraigned at JP Court 2 and committed to the James T. Vaughn Correctional Institution in default of $9,600.00 secured bail.

Keith Nunn, Sr., who was also found to have active capiases from the Family Court and the Court of Common Pleas, was arrested and charged with Receiving a Stolen Firearm. He was also arraigned at JP Court 2 and committed to the James T. Vaughn Correctional Institution in default of $500.00 secured bail.

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