Suspicious Person Investigation Leads to Weapon and Drug Arrest of Wanted Subject

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Delaware State Police have arrested Brandon Brown, 28, of Harrington, DE following a suspicious person investigation that occurred on Sunday night.

On November 27, 2022, at approximately 7:07 p.m., a trooper responded to Sycamore Road in the area of Beaver Damn Road, Laurel for a suspicious person walking down the roadway carrying a gas can. Upon arrival, troopers contacted the subject identified as Brandon Brown. A computer search revealed Brown had three warrants for his arrest for his involvement in two burglaries and an identity theft that occurred during November in the Laurel area. Brown was taken into custody without incident and discovered to be in possession of a large knife, approximately .021 grams of heroin, drug paraphernalia, and stolen electronics.

Brown was transported to Troop 5 where he was charged with the following crimes:

  • Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Person Prohibited with a Prior Violent Felony Conviction (Felony)
  • Conspiracy Third Degree
  • Receiving Stolen Property Under $1,500
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Brown was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court # 3 and committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution a $5,400 secured bond. He was also arraigned on his outstanding burglary and identity theft charges and was issued an $18,950 unsecured bond.

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Presented by Public Information Officer, Senior Corporal Jason Hatchell

Released: 112822  1209


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