Multiple arrests after Milford Police joint investigation and search warrants

Incident# 51-15-2240     Date: 3/4/15

Released by: Det. Dwight Young/ Criminal Division

On 3/4/15 the Milford Police Drugs and Narcotics Division along with the assistance of the Criminal Division, Patrol Division, Milford S.O.G Tactical Team, Delaware State Police S.O.R.T, Georgetown Police, Delaware State Police Sussex County Drug Unit, Oceanview Police and Dover Police Drug Unit executed multiple search warrants at multiple residences located in the Milford and Georgetown areas. This concluded a 4 month long joint investigation conducted by the Milford Police Department and Georgetown Police Department. The following suspects were arrested and charged as a result: Eric D. Walston, 34yo of Milford, charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (Heroin) Tier 5 Quanity, Possession with the Intent to Deliver Heroin, Possession of a Deadly Weapon by Person Prohibited, Conspiracy 2nd Degree, Possession of Marijuana, Endangering the Welfare of a Child (2 counts), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Cocaine. Walston was committed to SCI in default of $58,300.00 secured bond. Jayme L. Wyatt, 29yo of Georgetown, charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance (Heroin) Tier 5 quantity, Possession with the Intent to Deliver Heroin, Conspiracy 2nd Degree, Possession of Marijuana, Endangering the Welfare of a Child (2 counts), Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Cocaine. Wyatt was released on $38,300.00 unsecured bond. Lyndon F. Hitchens, 49yo of Georgetown, charged with Possession with the Intent to Deliver Heroin and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Hitchens was committed to SCI in default $5,500.00 secured bond. Tiffany L. Craft, 24yo of Millsboro, was not charged as a result of the search warrants, however was wanted on multiple outstanding capiases out of various courts and released on unsecured bond. The Milford Police Drug and Narcotics Division seized over 393 bags of Heroin, small quantities of cocaine and marijuana, a stun gun and over $500 in cash.

E. Walston    L. Hitchens          T. Craft

Eric Walston                          Lyndon Hitchens                     Tiffany Craft

Jayme Wyatt photo not available at the time of this release.

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