Vehicular assault charge follows investigation

FELTON — A 53-year-old Magnolia woman was charged with vehicular assault following a single vehicle, DUI related crash Wednesday morning, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. According to authorities, the incident occurred at approximately 11:05 a.m., in the area of Indian Point Road and Andrew’s Lake Road. Arriving troopers located a 2000 […]

Robbery reported at Townsend Walgreens

TOWNSEND — Two Townsend men were arrested in alleged connection with a robbery Wednesday at a Walgreens, according to authorities. Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said troopers were dispatched to the business at 5999 Summit Bridge Road at approximately 11:32 a.m. It was found that two suspects had entered the Walgreens and […]

Wanted man located during traffic stop

MILFORD — A wanted 39-year-old Ellendale man was located during a traffic stop due to driving the wrong way on a one way street last Saturday, Milford Police spokesman Sgt. Robert Masten said. Demetrio R. Stewart initially provided a false name to investigating officers, authorities said, following the incident on Northwest Third Street around 1:26 […]

Police: More than 130 pounds of pot seized

DOVER – Roughly $230,000 worth of marijuana plants were found in a stolen van early Tuesday afternoon, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. The value was just an estimate, authorities said, due to the non-usable branches and roots involved in the 131.4-pound discovery. Police did not have information on where the sizable haul […]

Dover man gets 9 years in prison for drug conviction

DOVER (AP) — A Delaware man who law enforcement says was caught with over 10,000 baggies of heroin and an AR-15-style semi-automatic assault weapon been sentenced to more than nine years in prison. U.S. Attorney David C. Weiss said in a news release Monday that 49-year-old Kenneth Holland of Dover was sentenced Sept. 23. News […]

Jury deliberating in Dover murder case

DOVER – A jury is now determining the fate of a 20-year-old Lincoln man accused of a fatal shooting outside an after-prom party last year. Ahmir Bailey was charged with first-degree murder in the death of Jameir Vann-Robinson, 20, of Smyrna, on Mitscher Road in Dover in the early morning hours of May 13, 2018. […]

Vehicle contact brings gun charges

DOVER — An 18-year-old man was arrested on gun charges after a Saturday night traffic stop, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Dakota Borntreger was seen driving a vehicle at 11:54 p.m. in the 200 block of S. DuPont Highway, authorities said. He was wanted by Delaware State Police for possession of a […]

Multiple shots fired in Hartly

HARTLY — Multiple gunshots were reportedly fired in the area of Blue Bird Drive early Saturday morning, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. The incident took place at approximately 3:10 a.m. when multiple citizens reported hearing numerous shots being fired outside. Troopers located multiple shell casings in the area. No injuries were […]

Millsboro crash injures two people

MILLSBORO — A crash in Millsboro Saturday evening seriously injured a child and left a woman with minor injuries. Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Michael Austin said the initial investigation has determined that a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado, driven by a 59-year-old Selbyville man, was stopped at a red light, in the left turn lane […]

Man dead after kiteboarding mishap

DEWEY BEACH — A kiteboarding accident left one man dead Friday, authorities said. Delaware State Police said a 48-year-old man was practicing kiteboarding at the Towers Bay area of the Delaware Seashore State Park without a board when the incident occurred. The man, whose identity has not been released by police, was using only a […]