Suspect in clown mask sought by Dover police

A robbery suspect was sought after an incident at Kirkland’s home store around 8:59 p.m. on Tuesday. Police said an unknown black male returned to the store wearing a clown mask after initially being escorted out by employees. An undetermined amount of cash was taken after the suspect implied that he was armed. Anyone with […]

Robbery, drug charges for Dover man

DOVER — A 42-year-old Dover man was charged with robbery and drug offenses following an assault Tuesday, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Authorities alleged that Erion Walker was involved in an argument over a $10 debt when a 53-year-old man was assaulted in a Royal Farms parking lot at 12:43 a.m. The […]

Attempted robbery reported at liquor store

DOVER — An unknown suspect was sought following an attempted robbery at Court Street Liquors Wednesday at approximately 7:46 p.m., authorities said. Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said a man entered the business at 460 S. DuPont Highway and displayed a silver revolver while demanding money from the employee. When the employee refused, […]

Robbery reported at Townsend Walgreens

TOWNSEND — Two Townsend men were arrested in alleged connection with a robbery Wednesday at a Walgreens, according to authorities. Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said troopers were dispatched to the business at 5999 Summit Bridge Road at approximately 11:32 a.m. It was found that two suspects had entered the Walgreens and […]

Wanted man located during traffic stop

MILFORD — A wanted 39-year-old Ellendale man was located during a traffic stop due to driving the wrong way on a one way street last Saturday, Milford Police spokesman Sgt. Robert Masten said. Demetrio R. Stewart initially provided a false name to investigating officers, authorities said, following the incident on Northwest Third Street around 1:26 […]

Four arrests conclude drug investigation

GREENWOOD — Four arrests following a search warrant concluded a two month drug investigation Thursday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Demond L. Anderson, 27, Karen A. Clineff, 55, Steven R. Keely, 35, and Steven Keely, 58, were all charged. All live in a home in the 6200 block of Hickman Road […]

Dover murder trial goes on rare site visit

DOVER — A murder trial took to the road on Wednesday morning as jurors, attorneys, the judge, court staff and security personnel visited the site where Jameir Vann-Robinson was fatally shot outside an after-prom party in Dover last year. A seven-vehicle caravan left the Kent County Courthouse on Federal Street at 9:30 a.m. and returned […]

Testimony focuses on driver at murder trial

DOVER — At trial Tuesday, the defense alluded to a supposed 55-minute interval between gunshot to hospital arrival regarding last year’s death of a 20-year-old Smyrna man wounded outside an after-prom party. Jameir Vann-Robinson arrived at Bayhealth-Kent General Hospital without a pulse on May 13, 2018, medical personnel testified in the first-degree murder case against […]

Two DSU students arrested in crash that sparked unruly crowd near campus

DOVER — Two Delaware State University students were arrested Sunday after a single vehicle accident allegedly sparked riot-like conditions near campus, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Police said Chelsea Lawrence, 22, of Staten Island, New York, was driving a vehicle that struck a curb and guardrail at approximately 4:43 p.m. on College […]

Two witnesses testify in murder trial of Lincoln man

DOVER — A fatal shooting after a 2018 after-prom party followed a routine social contact, an 18-year-old Dover man testified at a murder trial on Monday. The witness said he acknowledged females in a vehicle parked outside an event in the unit block of Mitscher Road in the early morning hours of May 13, 2018. […]

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