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Contact Sgt. Gregory Rhodes, Delaware Division of Fish and Wildlife Enforcement, 302-739-9913 or 302-542-6102; or Joanna Wilson, DNREC Public Affairs, 302-739-9902.

Millsboro man arrested at wildlife area for felony drug and weapon violations

MILLSBORO (May 3, 2012) – DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife Enforcement agents arrested a Millsboro man Wednesday at the Ingrams Pond Wildlife Area boat ramp on an assortment of drug and weapon charges.

Jeffery J. Adkins, 25, was charged with one felony count each of carrying a concealed deadly weapon, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony, and possession of cocaine with intent to deliver, and three related misdemeanor charges for possession of paraphernalia for ingesting cocaine, and for weighing and storing the drug. Mr. Adkins was arraigned at Justice of the Peace Court 3 in Georgetown and committed to Sussex Correctional Institute in default of $9,500 bond.

The DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife’s Enforcement Section is charged with achieving public compliance through education and enforcement actions that help conserve Delaware’s fish and wildlife resources and ensure safe boating and public safety.

Citizens are encouraged to report fish and wildlife and boating violations to the Delaware Fish and Wildlife Enforcement Section at 302-739-4580.

Vol. 42, No. 167

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