Man Arrested On Gun Charges

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On 01/31/2020 at approximately 12:15 p.m., The Milford Police Department Drug Unit with the assistance of the U.S. Marshals First State Fugitive Task Force responded to the 900 block of SE Front St., Milford, Sussex County, DE to execute an active violation of probation warrant. Investigators and Task Force Members were attempting to locate Marc Johnson, 21 of Milford, DE, who was wanted on the above Sussex County Superior Court warrant.

Investigators and Task Force members located Johnson at the residence and took him into custody without incident. From there, The Milford Police Department Drug Unit executed a search warrant at the residence for stolen firearms based off intelligence information received by investigators.

A search of the residence yielded a loaded 22 caliber pistol. Johnson is a convicted felon and is unable to possess any firearms.

Johnson was charged with Possession, Purchase, Own, Or Control A Firearm By A Person Prohibited and Possession, Purchase, Own, Or Control Of A Firearm Or Ammunition By A Person Prohibited. Johnson had a presentment through the Justice of the Peace Court 3 and was committed to the Department of Correction in default of $35,000 USC cash bail only. Johnson was ordered to appear in various Sussex County Courts at a later date reference to this incident.

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