Police: Two Arrested After Crack, Heroin Found In Home, Six Children Affected

Get alerted to breaking news when it happens. Subscribe Now

The Dover Police Department arrested two people on several drug-related charges following a search warrant on Tuesday morning, according to M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer.

Hoffman said officers conducted the search warrant at a home in the 800 Block of West North Street in Dover. During the search, officers located crack cocaine and heroin inside of the home where six children ranging from newborn to 7-years-old were staying, according to Hoffman. Dwahn Hooks (27) and Keyana Lewis (27) were both arrested without incident. All six children were placed with another family member.

Hooks was committed to SCI in default of $7,500 secured bond on the following offenses:
-Possession with Intent to Deliver Crack Cocaine
-Conspiracy 2nd Degree
-Endangering Welfare of a Child (6x)
-Possession of Heroin
-Drug Paraphernalia

Lewis was released on $7,500 unsecured bond on the following charges:
-Maintaining a Drug Property
-Conspiracy 2nd Degree

Sign In For Unlimited Access

Please Log in, or sign up for a new account below to continue reading.


Support Us On Facebook

Facebook Supporter

About Staff Writer

First State Update's Delaware editorial team covers New Castle County, Kent County and Sussex County breaking news, political news, and general news stories. We bring the reader the latest news from the Wilmington, Newark, Dover, Rehoboth Beach and all point in between. If you have news to share, email us at desk@firststateupdate.com.

View all posts by Staff Writer →