Probation violation leads to drugs, weapons bust in Harrington

Six people have been arrested after an investigation into a wanted individual.

Delaware State Police say on April 20, they responded to the area of Mill Street in Harrington to arrest 22-year-old Khaliell Pitts of Felton for a probation violation. Pitts allegedly fled on foot when contacted by officers, he was arrested a short pursuit later without incident and reportedly has about 1.5 grams of marijuana.

Police say 23-year-old Marc Johnson of Milford, 24-year-old Jackie Mitchell of Dover, 20-year-old Jajuan Reid of Harrington, 21-year-old Tyler Ellingsworth-Conde of Viola, and 24-year-old Laquan Johnson of Wilmington were all with Pitts.

Police say Johnson also fled on foot at was apprehended and found a loaded handgun on him.

Officers also uncovered an additional 123.94 grams of marijuana on Ellingsworth-Conde and Reid had 4.5 grams of marijuana on him.

The following charges were levied on the suspects:

Khaliell Pitts

Illegal Gang Participation (Felony)
Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
Resisting Arrest
Possession of Marijuana
Pitts was issued a $6,001 secured bond and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution.

Marc Johnson

Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited (Felony)
Possession of a Firearm While Possessing a Controlled Substance (Felony)
Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon (Felony)
Illegal Gang Participation (Felony)
Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
Resisting Arrest
Possession of Marijuana
Marc Johnson was issued a $43,000 cash bond and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution.

Tyler Ellingsworth-Conde

Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance (Felony)
Illegal Gang Participation (Felony)
Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
Resisting Arrest
Ellingsworth-Conde was released on his own recognizance.

Jackie Mitchell

Illegal Gang Participation (Felony)
Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
Mitchell was issued a $15,000 cash bond and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution.

Laquan Johnson

Illegal Gang Participation (Felony)
Conspiracy Second Degree (Felony)
Laquan Johnson was issued a $15,000 cash bond and committed to Sussex Correctional Institution.

Jajuan Reid

Possession of Marijuana
Reid was issued a civil citation and released.

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