Troopers Make Drug Arrest in Lincoln


Delaware State POlice Department

The Delaware State Police Sussex County Drug Unit has arrested three people after the culmination of a several month long investigation into drug sales in their house. On Thursday, April 19, 2012, at approximately 6:18 a.m., the Sussex County Drug Unit, with the assistance of the Sussex County Governor’s Task Force and the Special Operations Response Team (S.O.R.T.), executed a search warrant at a residence in the 10000 block of Green Top Road, Lincoln.

Bryan W. Evans, Keishauna A. Banks, and Eddie C. Parker were all taken into custody at the residence. During the execution of the search warrant, detectives located a semi-automatic pistol, 3 grams of crack cocaine, approximately 8.9 grams of marijuana, prescription pills, over $1,600.00 in suspected drug proceeds, and drug paraphernalia.

Bryan Evans was charged with Drug Dealing (Cocaine), Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Person Prohibited, Tampering with Physical Evidence, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was arraigned at JP2 and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $12,550.00 cash bond. Keishauna Banks was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance without a Prescription, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She was arraigned at JP2 and was released on $2,000.00 unsecured bond.Eddie Parker was charged with two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was arraigned at JP2 and released on $3,000.00 unsecured bond. DNREC was contacted while Detectives were still at the residence due to open sewage discharge and other potential environmental violations. They will be following up on those incidents.