Armed man barricades himself in Dover home, then surrenders

DOVER — A 49-year-old man armed with a handgun allegedly barricaded himself in his residence in the 2000 block of General’s Way in Dover on Saturday morning, Delaware State Police said. Police spokesman Master Cpl. Michael Austin said the incident took place at around 10:10 a.m., after troopers were dispatched to Glenn Klebart’s residence in […]

Man, 71, found dead on boat docked at private marina

MILLSBORO – Authorities do not expect suspect foul play in the death of an elderly man found on his boat at a private marina Saturday afternoon.  Delaware State Police with assistance from the DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife are conducting a death investigation in the area of Paleo Way, Millsboro, state police spokesman Master […]

Children’s clothing store burglarized overnight

DOVER — The Carter’s children’s store was burglarized early Thursday morning, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Authorities said an unknown suspect used a large rock to break a front window to the business at approximately 3:11 a.m. Once inside, the suspect removed several clothing items and fled. Arriving officers located a vehicle […]

One dead, four injured in crash near Selbyville

SELBYVILLE – A 74-year-old Ohio woman was killed, and four other persons were injured Saturday evening in a two-vehicle crash near Selbyville, Delaware State Police report. The crash occurred Aug. 17 at approximately 7:52 p.m., at the intersection of Gum Road and Roxana Road involving a 2018 Nissan Altima and a 2014 Chevrolet Traverse, state […]

Fatal Wyoming sidewalk crash brings arrest

WYOMING – A 26-year-old Wyoming man was charged with manslaughter after his vehicle fatally struck a pedestrian on Saturday night, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Driving a Dodge Neon at approximately 8:32 p.m., Bradford J. Husfelt tried to pass a vehicle on the right side, traveled onto a sidewalk and then […]

Man injured in Dover shooting

DOVER — A 41-year-old man was shot in the hip in downtown Dover on Saturday. The shooting happened at 9:25 p.m. after the victim, said he was shot when a group of subjects began to fight in the area of South New Street and Reed Street, said Cpl. Mark Hoffman of the Dover Police Department. […]

Suspect in utility trailer thefts arrested

KENT COUNTY — A 42-year-old Smyrna man was arrested in alleged connection with multiple utility trailer thefts and related charges, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. The Troop 3 Property Crimes Unit began investigating a rash of thefts surrounding utility trailers within Kent County beginning in early August. On Friday, police said, […]

Rehoboth man injured in crash dies

MILLSBORO – The driver of one of three vehicles involved in a crash Thursday afternoon on Indian Mission Road near Millsboro has died from his injuries, Delaware State Police report. Gene E. Crone, 79, of Rehoboth Beach died Friday at Christiana Hospital, state police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Mr. Crone was the operator […]

DOC seeks Dover man after walkaway

DOVER — A 21-year-old Dover man is sought after failing to return to Morris Community Correctional Center from an approved job seeking pass. The Delaware Department of Correction said Kyree Robinson’s whereabouts were unknown and unauthorized. A warrant for escape after conviction was issued. Robinson was described as a 5-foot-7, 160-pound black male with brown […]

Suspect seen fleeing after burglary

DOVER — A suspect was seen fleeing from Delaware Auto Body following a burglary early Thursday morning, Dover police spokesman Mark Hoffman said. The business owner initially received a cell phone alert at approximately 12:32 a.m., authorities said. The owner drove to 1011 Bay Road and saw a person running into the Capital Park neighborhood. […]