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Community tip leads to Wilmington drug arrest

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Police say help from the community lead to the arrest of an alleged drug dealer in Wilmington.

It happened around 11:00 Sunday morning on the 200 block of North Franklin Street.

Officers received information that 24-year-old Elijah Bey was dealing drugs in the area.

Police arrived and spotted Bey. Upon learning that he already had a warrant out for his arrest, he was taken into custody.

While conducting the arrest, officers found Bey in possession of 36 bags of heroin.

Bey faces charges for Posession of a Controlled Substance and remains in custody at the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution.

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