Officers seized 322 grams of marijuana, 66 Xanax pills, $1,225 in cash, a digital scale and drug packaging materials, Delaware Natural Resources Police said.
A Smyrna man was arrested Feb. 25 on drug charges after a traffic stop on Route 1 in Dover by the Delaware Natural Resources Police Environmental Crimes Unit.
The stop was made in the interest of public safety after an officer saw traffic violations, according to a DNREC press release.
During a search of the vehicle, police seized as evidence 322 grams of marijuana, 66 Xanax pills, $1,225 in cash, a digital scale and drug packaging materials, police said.
Andrew Burns, 23, was charged with:manufacture/deliver/possession with intent to deliver controlled substance in tier 2 quantity; manufacture/deliver/possession with intent to deliver controlled substance; possession of controlled substance in tier 2 quantity; possession of controlled substance in tier 1 quantity; second-degree conspiracy -- agreement to engage in felony criminal conduct; possession of drug paraphernalia not related to a personal use quantity of marijuana; failure to have automobile insurance identification in possession; operation of an unregistered motor vehicle; display of license plate violation; unsafe passing on the left; duty to sign and carry driver’s license violation.
Burns was arraigned by video phone in Justice of the Peace Court 2 and released on his own recognizance while awaiting another court date.