A Dover Man, identified by police as 22-year-old Dion Williams, was found to be carrying a quantity of heroin after his arrest Thursday afternoon.

Police contacted Williams at 5:16 p.m. Aug. 28, while he was in the area of Independence Boulevard and Liberty Drive, said Dover Police Department spokesman Cpl. Mark Hoffman.

Williams bolted, but was captured after a short foot chase, Hoffman added.

A search turned up 51 bags of heroin, Hoffman said.

Williams was charged with possession with intent to deliver heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and resisting arrest; he is being held at the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center, Smyrna.

The arrest was made by members of the department’s Drugs, Vice and Organized Crime Unit, along with Safe Streets officers.

Bond information was not available.