Delaware State Police Badge

Delaware State Police

Superintendent Colonel Nathaniel McQueen Jr.

Traffic Stop Leads to Drug Arrest-Middletown

Date Posted: Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Mosi Howell
ARRESTED: Mosi Love Howell, 19 of Wilmington


Middletown – The Delaware State Police arrest a suspect after traffic stop leads to the discovery of drugs.

The incident occurred on Wednesday, April 11, 2018, at approximately 9:25 a.m. as a trooper on patrol on the Korean War Veteran’s Memorial Highway (SR-1) northbound north of the William V. Roth Bridge observed a driver operating a green Honda Accord traveling northbound with a seatbelt violation. The trooper activated the emergency equipment and initiated a traffic stop on the vehicle. During the vehicle stop an odor of marijuana was detected and bags of marijuana and drug paraphernalia were observed inside the vehicle. During the investigation over 353 grams of marijuana was located.

The driver identified as Mosi L. Howell, 19 of Wilmington, was taken into custody and transported to Troop 9, Odessa where he was charged with Manufacturing, Delivers, or Possesses with intent to Deliver Contraband Substance, Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, no seat belt and no license.

He was arraigned before the Justice of the Peace Court 2 and released on $3000.00 unsecured bond.

You can follow the Delaware State Police by clicking on:

Delaware State Police Official Web Site




Please tell us how we’re doing via our Citizen Satisfaction Survey.

Presented by the Director of Public Information, Sergeant Richard Bratz

Released: 041418 1331




image_printPrint This Page

View All News Posts