Domestic incident ends with vehicle-related injury.

BRIDGEVILLE — A 21-year-old Bridgeville man was arrested after an alleged domestic incident led to his brother being struck by a vehicle, Delaware State Police said. Authorities said the alleged incident occurred at approximately 5:08 p.m. when troopers were dispatched to the 20700 block of Booker T. Washington Street for an assault complaint. Upon arrival […]

Houston man charged with disorderly conduct

MILFORD — A 51-year-old Houston man was charged with disorderly conduct after allegedly screaming at people and refusing to leave the Easy Speak parking lot Saturday, Milford Police said. Authorities said officers contacted John E. Pleasanton and he was allegedly found with marijuana during a search. He was taken into custody and charged with possession […]

Assault charge filed against Bridgeville man

SEAFORD – A 19-year-old Bridgeville man was charged with third-degree assault after an alleged incident at Meadowbridge Apartments Friday, Seaford Police said. Police said a domestic dispute resulted in a woman being assaulted by hands placed around her throat, impeding her breathing. Authorities said a woman’s cell phone was smashed after she attempted to call […]

Altercation brings multiple charges in Milford

MILFORD – A 30-year-old Magnolia man was charged with multiple offenses following an alleged altercation at a Silver Lake Estates apartment Sunday, Milford Police said. According to authorities, investigation determined that Michael S. Scott reportedly punched an exterior window of the apartment on Linstone Lane, causing the glass to break. He also allegedly made comments […]

Man shot in head in The Hamlet

DOVER — A 21-year-old man was shot in the head Thursday night while jogging from his residence to pay for an earlier bar tab, Dover Police said. According to authorities, the man was wounded with “bird shot” from a firearm discharged from a vehicle in the unit block of Village Drive in The Hamlet area […]

Dover man gets 10 years for stabbing

DOVER — Jaquan Crump, 22, of Dover, was sentenced to 10 years in prison for a 2017 stabbing, the Delaware Department of Justice said Friday. Deputy Attorney General Marie Graham secured the sentence for Crump who was convicted by a Superior Court jury in February of first-degree assault and possession of a deadly weapon during […]

Man shot in head during Dover incident

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DOVER — A 36-year-old man was shot in the head during an incident in the unit block of Stevenson Drive Wednesday night, Dover Police said. The man was transported to Bayhealth-Kent General Hospital by others before police arrived at 9:29 p.m. and remained hospitalized in stable condition, authorities said. Dover Police said an unknown suspect […]

Drug arrests follow Dover apartment check

DOVER — Two drug arrests followed an apartment search by Delaware Probation and Parole early Wednesday afternoon, Dover Police said. According to authorities at approximately 12:57 p.m. an apartment search was conducted in the F Building at Pine Grove Apartments at 255 Webbs Lane and 22.8 grams of crack cocaine, 107 bags of heroin, and […]

Ellendale man wanted on various charges

ELLENDALE — A 24-year-old Ellendale man is wanted by Milford Police for possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance with an aggravating factor and resisting arrest, authorities said Thursday. Evelio J. “Victor” Alvarez is also wanted on a capias in Sussex County Superior Court for violation of probation for carrying a concealed dangerous instrument […]

Maryland man arrested after forged check issue

HARRINGTON — On Wednesday, a 54-year-old Maryland man was arrested after he allegedly attempted to cash a forged check, Harrington Police said. Maurice Shockley was located inside the WSFS Bank on Commerce Street, authorities said. Investigation found that he allegedly had a check that he was attempting to cash from a business. The business was […]