Del. Man Arrested For Trafficking Heroin
NEW CASTLE, Del. (CBS 3) ― New Castle County Police have announced the arrest of Delaware man for trafficking and concealing cocaine in the underpants of a female accomplice.
Bernard 'Cash' Ellerbe, 20-years-old of New Castle County, was arrested outside of the Galloway Court Apartments after police responded to reports of a black male subject reportedly selling drugs near the entrance of the complex.
Ellerbe was located by police sitting in a silver Buick SUV along with two female accomplices.
New Castle Officers removed Ellerbe from the vehicle and discovered 12 bags of heroin on the floorboard of the vehicle; Ellerbe was then arrested without incident.
Police report, the two female occupants were then removed the vehicle and detained while police conducted a search of the vehicle for additional drug paraphernalia.
According to officials, during the course of the investigation it was discovered that one of the females had concealed two bags of crack cocaine in her underpants.