Police: Probation and Parole witness burglary

DOVER — A 19-year-old Magnolia man was spotted in the midst of a residential burglary Wednesday night and arrested, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. According to authorities, Delaware Probation and Parole officers were working in the unit block of South Governors Avenue when the saw a man toss a bag from a […]

Cocaine sales lead to Rehoboth arrest

REHOBOTH BEACH — A 39-year-od Milton man was arrested Tuesday following an investigation into the alleged sale of illegal drugs in the area, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Police claimed that Michael R. Henry was using a house in the 36000 block of Palace Lane in Camelot Meadows for the sale […]

December incidents result in stalking charge

MILFORD — A 27-year-old Smyrna man was charged with stalking after investigation into an alleged December 2018 incident, Milford Police said Friday. Aaron L. Williams was taken into custody by Delaware Capitol Police on Jan. 31 after being found to be wanted, Authorities said a warrant was obtained following an investigation into an alleged stalking […]

Dover teen charged after deal turns robbery

DOVER — A 16-year-old Dover male was arrested in alleged connection with a supposed cell phone transaction that turned into an armed robbery instead, Dover Police said Thursday. Gordon Powell was charged with first-degree robbery and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony after the “LetGo” app was used to set up […]

Residential burglary entry through window

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DOVER — An unknown suspect or suspects broke into the rear window of a home between 4 p.m. Tuesday and 9 p.m. Wednesday, removing miscellaneous jewelry and prescription medicine, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. The burglary was reported in the 1100 block of Janes Road.

Woman arrested after being injured in shooting incident

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DOVER — An 18-year-old woman was injured Saturday after being shot while sitting in a vehicle Saturday night at Alder Park in Dover. Delaware State Police said the incident was reported around 11:12 p.m. when troopers received a call that an 18-year-old female had arrived at a local area hospital with a gunshot wound to […]

Police probe shots fired at Dover’s Capitol Park

DOVER — Delaware State Police are investigating a shots fired complaint that occurred Saturday. State troopers were dispatched to President Drive, Capitol Park, Dover, at approximately 8 p.m. in reference to a shots fired complaint. It was determined that a light colored SUV was speeding down the road at the same time as the gun […]

Police trying to identify burglary suspect

DOVER — The Dover Police Department is asking for help in finding the culprit behind an early morning burglary that occurred at Wesley United Methodist Church/Preschool Friday. Police said a man entered the building, located at 209 S. State St., through an unsecured door betwee 4:10 and 5:01 a.m. When inside, he damaged a cabinet […]

Two arrested on drug charges

DOVER — Two individuals were arrested Thursday on drug charges. Authorities said 21-year-old Kevin Wilkerson and 22-year-old Teaira Steward were taken into custody after Dover police officers executed a search warrant. Police arrived at the First State Inn, located at 1760 N. Dupont Highway, and stopped the two individuals in a car as they left […]

Shots fired into home in Dover

DOVER — Gunshots were fired into a home in the 3600 block of S. Little Creek Road Wednesday night, Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. The incident occurred at approximately 10:23 p.m. when troopers were dispatched to the residence in reference to a shots fired complaint. It was determined that shots had […]