Resident's tip leads to drug bust in Wilmington

A tip to Wilmington police helped them shut down a suspected drug dealer.

Police say 18 year old Ron Flowers of the 200 block of Garden Court was cuffed Wednesday afternoon on the 12 hundred block of West 4th Street.

Officers patted down Flowers and found several bags of heroin.

Officers targeted Flowers after getting a detailed description from a resident complaining about drug dealing going on.

Police say Flowers initially refused to give his name. He was taken into custody without incident.

Flowers is charged with loitering and drug possession.

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