Millsboro- The Delaware State Police arrested 33-year-old Eric D. Sellers of Millsboro, DE after a traffic stop led to the discovery of drugs.
The incident occurred on August 14, 2020, at approximately 5:31 p.m., when a Trooper observed a black Buick passenger car traveling northbound on Indian Mission Road following a vehicle too closely. The operator, later identified as Sellers, was wearing headphones and failing to maintain his lane. A traffic stop was initiated and contact was made with Sellers.
A subsequent search of Sellers vehicle, led to the discovery of methadone (approximately 470.77 grams), drug paraphernalia, a needle with heroin, and marijuana (civil violation). Sellers was taken into custody without incident and transported to Troop 7 where he was charged with the following crimes:
- Possession With Intent To Deliver a Controlled Substance (Felony)
- Possession of a Controlled Substance
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (2 Counts)
- Possession of Marijuana (Civil Violation)
- Following a Motor Vehicle Too Closely
- Failure to have Insurance Identification in Possession
- Inattentive Driving
Sellers was arraigned before the Justice of the Peace Court #2 and released on $7,200.00 unsecure bond.
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Presented by Public Information Officer, Senior Corporal Heather Pepper
Released: 081520 1230
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