Teen arrested in Dover home invasion case

DOVER — A 14-year-old Dover male was arrested in connection with a Jan. 12 home invasion on West North Street, authorities said. Syrian Grant was taken into custody Thursday in Milford by Dover Police and the U.S. Marshals First State Fugitive Task Force, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Police charged the teen […]

Two critically injured in Camden home fire

CAMDEN — Two residents were critically injured during a Saturday night house fire in the 7800 block of Westville Road, the Office of the State Fire Marshal said. The blaze was reported shortly before 8:30 p.m., spokesman Assistant State Fire Marshal Michael G. Chionchio said. The Camden-Wyoming Fire Company arrived on the scene with smoke […]

Prosecutors secure convictions in Sussex County homicides

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WILMINGTON — A Sussex County Judge has found Millsboro’s A.J. McMullen guilty of murder, the Delaware Department of Justice announced. On Nov. 17, 2016, a passerby discovered Darrin Gibbs, also of Millsboro, lying face down on Monroe Street with a gunshot wound to the back of his head. Witness testimony, ballistics evidence and video surveillance […]

Georgetown: Pedestrian attempting to cross DuPont Boulevard struck by vehicle

GEORGETOWN – A pedestrian attempting to cross DuPont Boulevard Friday night sustained serious injuries when he was struck by a vehicle, town of Georgetown police report. The crash occurred at about 8:15 p.m. Jan. 17 on DuPont Boulevard near Bramall Street, Georgetown Police Department spokesman Det. Joey Melvin said. The pedestrian, a 58-year-old Georgetown man, […]

Teen charged with multiple thefts in Kent County

KENT COUNTY — An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with multiple thefts in Kent County that occurred during the months of November and December 2019, according to the Delaware State Police. Troop 3 in Camden said it began investigating numerous cases where packages were reportedly being stolen from victims’ front porches and/or mailboxes. […]

Dover man arrested after shooting ex-girlfriend’s car

DOVER – Kevin Wilkerson, a 22-year-old from Dover, has been arrested on firearms charges by Dover police after he allegedly shot a vehicle that belonged to an ex-girlfriend early Friday morning, said Dover Police Department Spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman. Police said the incident happened at around 2:13 a.m. when officers were called to the […]

Police seeking Laurel man for alleged assault

BRIDGEVILLE – Kenneth E. Greene, a 48-year-old from Laurel, is being sought by Delaware State Police on a felony assault charge, according to Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe, spokesman for the state police. The alleged incident took place on Jan. 3, when a 28-year-old woman was attending a “block party” in the Bridgeville area. Master Cpl. […]

Dover teenager arrested on gun, drug charges

DOVER – Lamar Howard, 17 years old, was arrested by Dover police on alleged firearms and marijuana charges during a traffic stop on Thursday night, said Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman, spokesman for the Dover Police Department. Sadique Ingram, 19, was released after being charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia during the stop. Master […]

Dover pair charged with drug, firearm offenses

DOVER — A Probation and Parole home visit brought the discovery of a firearm and drugs Tuesday afternoon, spurring two arrests, authorities said. According to Dover Police, officers were checking on Javon Pollard, 23, who had pending charges and was a pre-trial service probationer. He and Shyasia Hood, 23, were contacted inside a vehicle in […]

Bridgeville man charged with sixth DUI

SEAFORD — A 47-year-old Bridgeville man was arrested on a sixth DUI offense following a traffic stop Sunday night, authorities said. According to Delaware State Police, James H. Comegys Jr. was reportedly driving a Ford vehicle that was seen swerving all over the roadway near northbound Sussex Highway and Bethel Concord Road. At 7:31 p.m. […]