Sussex Drug Unit Arrests Two Following Search Warrant

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The Sussex County Drug Unit ended an investigation into the Young brothers on Thursday when they went into a Lincoln residence and several vehicles with a search warrant. Assisting the Sussex County Drug Unit – members of the Governor’s Task Force, Special Operations Response Team, and Milford Police Department. Police arrested 43 year old Antonio Young of Dover and 47 year old Darus Young of Milford a short distance away from the Greentop Road house.

Detectives searched the home and several vehicles associated with the two men and discovered the following:

  • Approximately 7,073 baggies containing approximately 49.511 grams (over 1.7 ounces) of suspected heroin
  • Approximately 76.65 grams (over 2.7 ounces) of crack cocaine
  • Approximately 14.36 grams (over half an ounce) of powder cocaine
  • Approximately 70.92 grams (over 2.5 ounces) of marijuana
  • Fourteen doses of Suboxone
  • Fourteen packs of edible THC products
  • One handgun
  • Various rounds of ammunition
  • Various items of drug paraphernalia
  • Over $1,300 in suspected drug dealing proceeds

Antonio and Darus Young, both convicted felons prohibited from possessing firearms and/or ammunition, were taken to Troop 4 and charged with the following crimes:

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Antonio Young:

  • Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony (Felony)
  • Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited (Felony)
  • Possession of Ammunition by a Person Prohibited (Felony)
  • Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance in a Tier 3 Quantity (Felony)
  • Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance in a Tier 2 Quantity (Felony)
  • Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance (Felony) – 3 counts
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 3 Quantity (Felony)
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 2 Quantity (Felony)
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 1 Quantity (Felony)
  • Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia – 2 counts

Antonio Young was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court 3 and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $236,400 cash bond.

Darus Young:

  • Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance in a Tier 3 Quantity (Felony) – 2 counts
  • Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance (Felony) – 3 counts
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 3 Quantity (Felony) – 2 counts
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance in a Tier 1 Quantity (Felony)
  • Possession of Ammunition by a Person Prohibited (Felony)
  • Operating a Clandestine Laboratory (Felony)
  • Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia – 4 counts

Darus Young was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court 3 and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution on $264,800 cash bond.


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