Lewes resident, 23, dies in crash near Dewey Beach

DEWEY BEACH — The Delaware State Police on Sunday identified the name of the driver who died in a crash on Saturday at 12:04 p.m. on Coastal Highway (SR 1) south of Dewey Beach, as Logan B. Anderson, 23 of Lewes. The crash remained under investigation Sunday by the Delaware State Police Collision Reconstruction Unit. […]

Dover police probe shooting

DOVER — The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred early Sunday morning that left a 26-year-old female with a minor injury. Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said that, at 2:45 a.m., officers responded to the unit block of South New Street for a report of several shots fired. Arriving officers learned […]

Georgetown man arrested for stabbing victim in robbery

GEORGETOWN – Town of Georgetown police arrested a Georgetown man, accused of striking and stabbing the victim in robbery incident Sunday afternoon. Justin Holston, 29, was arrested on charges of Robbery 1st degree, Possession of a Deadly Weapon During Commission of a Felony and Aggravated Menacing, Georgetown Police Department spokesman Det. Joey Melvin said. Holston […]

Pedestrian attempting to cross Del. 1 killed when struck by vehicle of trooper responding to call

REHOBOTH BEACH – A pedestrian attempting to cross Coastal Highway (Del. 1) was killed early Sunday morning when he was struck after walking into the path of a Delaware State Police vehicle responding to a call. State police have not yet released the identity of the deceased 40-year-old man. Preliminary investigation determined the incident occurred […]

Ocean View man charged with 7th DUI offense

OCEAN VIEW – A 57-year-old Ocean View man faces a seventh DUI offense following police investigation of a motor vehicle crash last week, Delaware State Police report. Paul E. Longacre Sr. was arrested by state police Aug. 9 and charged with a 7th Offense DUI, which is a felony, and Reckless Driving, state police spokesman […]

Lewes woman killed in multi-vehicle crash in Dewey Beach

DEWEY BEACH – A 23-year-old Lewes woman died Saturday in a multi-vehicle crash on Coastal highway in Dewey Beach, Delaware State Police report. Delaware State Police on Sunday identified the deceased woman as Logan B. Anderson, the driver of 2013 Nissan Rogue that triggered the chair-reaction crash around noon. State police investigation determined the Nissan […]

Juveniles charged in assault, attempted robbery incident

LAUREL – Town of Laurel police Aug. 1 arrested three juveniles on several charges in an assault and attempted robbery of a Hispanic man waiting for the bus outside a Laurel business. According to Laurel Det. Tyler Bryan, officers on Aug. 1 were dispatched to the Five Points Deli for a report that a Hispanic […]

State police searching for Dover shooting suspect

DOVER — Delaware State Police are attempting to locate a 28-year-old Dover man, who is wanted in connection with a shooting that took place at a Dover-area Royal Farms on Saturday afternoon. Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Michael Austin said the initial investigation determined that at approximately 1:07 p.m., Saturday, Anthony P. Taylor was […]

Two women arrested on robbery, other charges

BLADES – Two Sussex County women were arrested and jailed in connection with a robbery during which they allegedly sprayed a man in his eyes with a chemical and took his wallet, according to Delaware State Police. Nicole B. Griffith, 30, of Laurel and Jamie E. Hawkins, 24, of Seaford face several charges in the […]

Laurel woman faces fifth DUI charge

FRANKFORD – Delaware State Police investigation of a crash late Thursday night led to the arrest of a 60-year-old Laurel woman on a fifth DUI offense. The crash occurred Aug. 1 at about 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of DuPont Boulevard and Berry Road in Frankford involving a Chevy Malibu and a Ford truck, state […]