Police Arrest 4 on Drug Charges Near Oak Orchard


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Four people from the Oak Orchard area have been arrested on drug charges.  Delaware State Police went into a Sandy Drive home Friday afternoon with a search warrant and arrested the four – including 36 year old Jamel Gibbs who was running towards a bathroom to dump numerous bags of cocaine and heroin.  Police seized 326 bags of heroin, over 5 grams of powder cocaine, marijuana, over $4200 in suspected drug money and a 12 gauge shotgun.  Gibbs is charged with multiple drug and weapons offenses.  The other three were charged and released.  Two children found in the home were turned over to family members.