Reports of a suspicious man lead to the arrest of Dustin Townsend, 24, of Millsboro. Officers apprehended Townsend while he was sitting in front of the Milford Post Office.
After searching him police located 44 baggies of heroin and a handgun magazine with 9 rounds of .22 caliber ammunition. Because of his criminal history he isn’t allowed to possess firearms or ammunition.
He had warrants out Sussex County Family Court, Sussex County Superior Court and Kent County Court of Common Pleas.
He was charged with manufactures, delivers or possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance with an aggravated factor and possession of ammunition by a person prohibited.
He was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution in default of a $7,565 secured bail.