Heroin Seized at Traffic Stop
On March 12, 2015 at approximately 10:57 p.m. Warren County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Sergeant J.A. Seal and Deputy J. Lombard conducted a traffic stop on a gray Lexus displaying Delaware registration, at the Route 522 entrance ramp to I-66 West.
As the deputies were approaching the vehicle, they noticed a male and a female rear passenger. The female rear passenger attempted to conceal several hypodermic needles in the rear seat. She was identified as Cheryl L. Gravenor, 44, of Selbyville, DE. The male passenger was identified as Jake L. Carpenter, 32, of Laurel, DE.
As Gravenor and Carpenter were being detained several bags of heroin were located on the rear floor board. The remaining occupants of the vehicle were also detained. The driver was identified as Kevin L. Gravenor, 27, of Cambridge, MD. The front passenger was not charged with any crime.
During the subsequent search of the vehicle, deputies located paraphernalia consistent with the usage of heroin and 71 bindles of suspected heroin.
Cheryl Gravenor was arrested for possession of heroin and possession of controlled paraphernalia. Jake Carpenter was arrested for possession of heroin with the intent to sell, possession of controlled paraphernalia and transporting into the Commonwealth with the intent to sell or distribute a schedule 1 or 2 narcotic. Kevin Gravenor was arrested on a fugitive from justice warrant for a probation violation from Delaware.
All three subjects are being held without bond at RSW Regional Jail.
Anyone with further information regarding this incident is asked to call the Warren County Sheriff’s Office at 540-635-4128.
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March 13, 2015
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