An Aug. 5 accident on S. DuPont Highway lead to the arrest of Lamaj Bougouneau, 22, of Harrington. Milford Police Department spokesperson Sgt. Robert Masten said police obtained a search warrant and found 1452 bags of heroin and drug paraphernalia.
He is being charged with possessing a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving while suspended/ revoked, no valid insurance, marijuana possession and following a motor vehicle too closely.
He was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution after failing to post the $80,750 bail. He is scheduled for a preliminary hearing Aug. 11 at the Sussex County Court of Common Pleas.