Delmar man faces vehicular assault charges in Millsboro crash

MILLSBORO — The Delaware State Police have charged a Delmar man with multiple counts of vehicular assault stemming from a DUI related crash in Millsboro on Saturday afternoon. State police public information officer Master Cpl. Michael Austin said the incident occurred at 5:10 p.m. at the intersection of Mt. Joy Road and Townsend Road, Millsboro. […]

Passenger dies from injuries suffered in multi-car crash

NEWARK — A 79-year-old Wilmington man died after being involved in a multi-vehicle crash on Oct. 5, said the Delaware State Police. Virgilio Sui was a passenger in the collision at noon on Ogletown-Stanton Road at the intersection with Churchman’s Road and Delaware Park Blvd. Police said a Ford Escort, Toyota Tundra, Honda Accord, Nissan […]

Pair arrested on trespassing charges in Harrington

HARRINGTON — Police arrested Ariana Hughes, 23, and Deshawn Benson, 26, both of Harrington, after responding to a trespassing complaint on Oct. 9, said the Harrington Police Department. Officers had been called to an abandoned residence in the 100 Block of West Milby Street. Ms. Hughes and Mr. Benson were found inside of the residence […]

DNREC makes arrests for prohibited firearms

DOVER — DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers arrested two Kent County men for possession of a firearm by a person prohibited in separate incidents over the past week, authorities said. Robert Lowman, 58, of Cheswold, was arrested on Oct. 5 for one count of possession of a firearm by a person prohibited […]

Magnolia man sought after failing to return

DOVER — A 27-year-old Magnolia man failed to Morris Community Correctional Center from an approved work pass Wednesday and was sought, the Delaware Department of Correction said. Glen Allen’s whereabouts were unknown and unauthorized, according to the DOC and a warrant for escape after conviction was issued. Allen was described as a 5-foot-8, 185-pound white […]

All charges dropped in Camden-Wyoming FC case

DOVER – Late last week all charges were dropped against a former Camden-Wyoming Fire Company board member regarding a board meeting on April 23. A wiretapping charge and two invasion of privacy counts were filed against Christopher M. Dufresne, 35, of Camden, on Sept. 25 after Camden Police were contacted in May by a person […]

No injuries reported in helicopter crash

BRIDGEVILLE – No injuries were reported when a helicopter crashed at the Evans Produce Farm, east of Bridgeville, on Sunday. Delaware State Police spokesman Sgt. Richard Bratz said a preliminary investigation determined that the crash occurred at approximately 1:37 p.m. when a 1981 Enstrom FA28C with approximately 15 gallons fuel on board took off from […]

Bridgeville man dies in accident at chicken plant

HARBESON — A 59-year-old man from Bridgeville was killed in an industrial accident that took place at the Allen Harim Chicken Plant on Friday night, Delaware State Police said. Troopers were dispatched to 18752 Harbeson Road for a CPR in progress at the plant at 8:54 p.m. on Friday for an industrial accident involving an […]

Suspect arrested in Dover robbery

DOVER — A 51-year-old man was arrested on a “first-degree robbery victim is 62 or older” charge Thursday afternoon following an alleged incident in the unit block of North New Street, Dover Police said. At approximately 2:20 p.m., police said, officers arrived after a 64-year-old man reported that he was robbed. Police said Elwood Jerome […]

Arrest warrant obtained on rape charge

DOVER — A 33-year-old man is sought on a second-degree rape charges of a then 6-year-old girl in March 2011, Dover Police said Thursday. Authorities said the whereabouts of Juan Carlos Hernandez were unknown and he may have returned to Mexico since the alleged incident took place. Police said the girl disclosed the allegations to […]