HEROIN DEATH SPIRAL — Tromar Mapp Indicted for Gun, Heroin Charges
WILMINGTON, DEL. – Just when business in the heroin trade is getting good and customers are dying to get their hands on a really goosey dose of smack, the Feds have sidelined an alleged drug dealer.
David C. Weiss, Acting United States Attorney for the District of Delaware, announced that Tromar Mapp, 28, of Seaford, Delaware, was charged by Indictment earlier this month with possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime, possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, three counts of distribution of heroin, and one count of possession with intent to distribute heroin.
For the possession of a firearm in furtherance of drug trafficking charge, Mapp faces a mandatory minimum sentence of five years imprisonment and a maximum sentence of life imprisonment. For the possession of a firearm by a prohibited person charge, Mapp faces a maximum penalty of ten years imprisonment. The maximum penalty for each heroin charge is twenty years imprisonment.
Just when business in the heroin trade is getting good and customers are dying to get their hands on a really goosey dose of smack, the Feds have sidelined an alleged drug dealer.
The case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives with assistance from the Delaware State Police and the Seaford Police Department. This case is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jennifer K. Welsh.
Mapp was found guilty of four charges of Rogue and Vagabond in Wicomico County, Maryland, District Court on Nov. 22, 2011, and was sentenced to three years in jail with all of the sentence suspended. Probation was ordered for two years.