Howard County police have arrested a Jessup man for distribution of heroin and crack cocaine. Diyquane Thompson, 23, of Wye Avenue, was charged with multiple counts of drug possession, drug distribution, and firearms charges after detectives served a search warrant at his home Dec. 29.Narcotics detectives began investigating Thompson after receiving information that he was selling illegal drugs. When officers served a search warrant at his residence, they found more than 100 capsules of suspected heroin, 14 vials of suspected crack cocaine, and drug packaging materials for street sale. Police also found a loaded handgun with an extended magazine, a second magazine of ammunition, three cell phones and cash.
Thompson was on-scene when the search warrant was served and was taken into custody without incident. He is being held without bond at the Howard County Detention Center.