Investigation Leads to Heroin Seizure

Posted on  06/12/2013 2:09 pm

Location:

  • 1900 block Lakeview Road, Wilmington, Delaware

Date of Occurrence:

  • Tuesday, June 11, 2013 approximately 9:30 p.m.

Defendants/Charges:

  • Ronald Brown, 23, 300 block Concord Avenue, Wilmington, Delaware
    • Possession of a Controlled Substance, Tier 5 Quantity
    • Conspiracy 2nd Degree
    • Delivery of a Controlled Substance
  • Ashley Hendricks, 26, 1900 block West 3rd Street, Wilmington, Delaware
    • Possession of a Controlled Substance, Tier 5 Quantity
    • Conspiracy 2nd Degree

Summary:

A Firearms Squad investigation in the Camby Park neighborhood resulted in the arrest of two defendants and the seizure of 799 bags of heroin.

During the course of a gun investigation, members of the Firearms Squad executed a search warrant at a residence in the 1900 block of Lakeview Road. During the search of the residence, investigators located 799 bags of heroin with a street value of approximately $4,000. The defendants, Ronald Brown, 23, and Ashley Hendricks, 26, were taken into custody without incident.

Ronald Brown was arraigned at JP Court 20 and committed to Howard R. Young Correctional Institution in lieu of a $31,000 cash bail.

Ashley Hendricks was arraigned at JP Court 20 and committed to Delores J. Baylor Women’s Correctional Institution in lieu of a $31,000 secured bond.