Police identify woman found dead in Dover shed

DOVER – On Monday, authorities publicly identified Kathy Noble, 59, as the woman found dead in a shed on June 7. The late Ms. Noble was located in the structure at 511 Maple Parkway near the Delaware Probation and Parole office, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Her next of kin was notified […]

Felton man sought in Saturday shooting

GREENWOOD — The Delaware State Police are investigating a shooting and are seeking the public’s assistance in attempting to locate 19-year-old Edward Palmer of Felton, who is wanted in connection with the incident. Police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said the incident occurred on Saturday at approximately 8:36 p.m., when troopers were dispatched to a […]

Teen arrested for string of Dover burglaries

DOVER — A 17-year-old male was arrested by the Dover Police Department for a string of burglaries after a burglary at Betsy Ross restaurant on Forrest Avenue. Dover Police Department spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said that at approximately 2:06 a.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to the business after two black males used a concrete […]

Names released in suspected murder-suicide in Georgetown

GEORGETOWN — Delaware State Police on Friday released the names of two individuals who were found deceased early Sunday. Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Heather Pepper said the investigation began on Sunday at approximately 12:09 a.m., when troopers were dispatched to a residence in the 28000 block of Johnson Road, Georgetown. Upon arrival, two […]

Home struck by gunfire in Dover

DOVER — The Dover Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred in the 200 block of North New Street on Friday morning. Dover Police Department spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said that at approximately 2:20 a.m., officers responded to the area for report of shots fired. When officers arrived, they observed damage to […]

Cash reward offered for police memorial vandalism details

DOVER — The Delaware State Troopers Association is offering a $3,000 reward to anyone who provides information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for vandalizing the Delaware State Police Law Enforcement Memorial on U.S. 13 in Dover. Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Heather Pepper said the incident occurred sometime between […]

Police investigate body found in Delaware River

DELAWARE CITY – Delaware State Police are conducting a death investigation after a body was discovered floating in the Delaware River on Tuesday afternoon. Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Heather Pepper said that approximately 2:27 p.m. on Tuesday, troopers responded to Bayview Beach, Delaware City, for a body floating in the area of the […]

Two arrested after shots-fired incident

DOVER — The Delaware State Police arrested two area men Tuesday in connection with a shots-fired incident. Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said the incident occurred on June 8 at approximately 9:46 p.m., when troopers were dispatched to Becky Lane, Dover, for a report of shots being fired. Upon arrival, troopers alleged […]

Lewes man arrested on drug charges

LEWES — Delaware State Police have arrested a Lewes man on felony drug and weapon charges as a result of a traffic stop in the area of Ward Avenue and Lewes-Georgetown Highway on Wednesday afternoon. Delaware State Police spokesman Cpl. Jason Hatchell said that at approximately 3:45 p.m. troopers were conducting a criminal investigation at […]

Three arrested after incident at Georgetown DMV

GEORGETOWN — Delaware State Police arrested three subjects for disorderly conduct and related charges, including 23-year-old Kenneth B. Leitch of Rhodesdale, Maryland after he resisted arrest at the Georgetown branch of the Delaware Division of Motor Vehicles. Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said the incident occurred Tuesday at approximately 2:50 p.m., at […]