Police: Cocaine found in prosthetic leg in Dover, Del.

Police: Cocaine found in prosthetic leg in Dover, Del.

Police in Dover, Delaware arrested a man after they allegedly found cocaine in a prosthetic leg during a traffic stop Monday afternoon.

The incident happened just after 2:30 p.m. in the area of McKee Road, South of College Road.

39-year-old Marlow Holmes was a passenger inside a Chevrolet Tahoe that the Dover Police Department Safe Streets unit stopped.

Officers say the K-9 unit alerted on the vehicle, indicating that there was illegal narcotics in the truck.

After a search of the front seat passenger, police say, Holmes was found to be in possession of 28.7 grams of cocaine, hidden in a prosthetic leg.

Holmes was charged with possession with intent to deliver cocaine, cocaine tier 5 quantity cocaine and drug paraphernalia.

Police say Holmes is being held on an $81,000 bond.
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