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Recovered Handgun Leads to Arrest of Five

For Immediate Release:  March 9, 2020

 

On March 7, 2020, a motor vehicle stop resulted in the recovery of a loaded handgun and the arrest of three women and two men.

At 5:43 pm, Officer Christian Ivanov observed a vehicle parked in the 1700 block of Atlantic Avenue conduct a motor vehicle violation as the driver sped away from the curb.  Officer Ivanov initiated a stop of the vehicle resulting in the recovery of a loaded handgun.  The occupants of the car were arrested without incident.  

 

ARRESTED:  Darel Bellamy, a 26-year-old man from Alexandria, VA.

CHARGES:  Unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a high capacity magazine, and possession of CDS paraphernalia.

 

ARRESTED:  Wayne Robertson, a 40-year-old man from Washington D.C.

CHARGES:  Unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a high capacity magazine, and possession of CDS paraphernalia.

 

ARRESTED:  Tawanna Bellamy, a 37-year-old woman from Washington D.C.

CHARGES:  Unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a high capacity magazine, and possession of CDS paraphernalia.

 

ARRESTED:  Tarryl Bellamy, a 39-year-old woman from Greenboro, NC.

CHARGES:  Unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a high capacity magazine, and possession of CDS paraphernalia.

The above individuals were remanded to the Atlantic County Justice Facility.

 

ARRESTED:  Markeeta Johnson, a 24-year-old woman from Lorton, VA

CHARGES:  Unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a high capacity magazine, possession of a controlled dangerous substance, and possession of CDS paraphernalia.

Johnson was released on a summons with a future court date.

 

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766 or anonymously text to tip411 (847411).  Begin the text with ACPD.

Alert sent on 03/09/2020 at 2:50PM EDT

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Sergeant Kevin Fair

kfair@acpolice.org

609-347-6472

 
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