A 27-year-old man was charged with trying to hide heroin in a Cheetos bag, Dover Police announced Thursday. 

According to authorities, Dandre Chandler was approached by Dover Police and Delaware Probation and Parole officers around 4 p.m. on September 11, 2019, when he attempted to drop the item in the area of West Loockerman and South New streets. 

The officers checking the dangerously cheesy snack bag said they discovered 39 bags of heroin inside, and another 113 bags in a car nearby Chandler had been seen operating. 

Chandler was charged with possession of heroin-Tier I, possession with intent to deliver heroin, drug paraphernalia, and violation of probation, and committed tot he Sussex Correctional Institution in lieu of $11,500 bond and the probation violation.  

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