Dover man critical after being shot multiple times

DOVER — A 44-year-old Dover man suffered life threatening injuries when shot multiple times in the Capital Green neighborhood Wednesday night, authorities said. Dover Police were called to the scene around 9:06 p.m. and found the injured man laying next to his vehicle in the 400 block of East Water Street. He was conscious at […]

Two face gun, drug charges after search of Dover apartment

DOVER — Two handguns and drugs were located during a search warrant execution at Liberty Court Apartments Wednesday morning, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said. Officers conducted the search in the E Building at 1289 Walker Road at 6:01 a.m., police said. Torshiro Priest, 38, and Janyna Evans, 30 were taken into custody […]

Suspect in Dover liquor store robbery arrested

MAGNOLIA – The man who allegedly assaulted a liquor store clerk before stealing money from the register has been charged with multiple offenses stemming from that incident and another, authorities said. William J. Edwards, 37, of Dover, was taken into custody Saturday, said Master Cpl. Michael Austin, a spokesman for the Delaware State Police. Cpl. […]

Three people wounded in Hague stabbing

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — An assailant stabbed three people Friday night in a busy shopping district in the Netherlands, and police were searching for the suspect, authorities said. The attack came just hours after a man wearing a fake explosive vest stabbed several people in London, killing two, before he was tackled by members of […]

Ex-Baltimore Mayor Pugh faces fraud, tax charges

BALTIMORE — The disgraced former mayor of Baltimore was charged Wednesday with fraud and tax evasion involving sales of her self-published children’s books to non-profits and foundations that did business with the government. An 11-count federal indictment accuses Catherine Pugh of arranging fraudulent sales of her “Healthy Holly” books to schools, libraries and a medical […]

Two dead in California school attack; gunman shoots self

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. — A student gunman opened fire Thursday at a Southern California high school, killing two students and wounding three others before he was captured in grave condition after shooting himself in the head, authorities said. The shooting occurred around 7:30 a.m. at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, about 30 miles northwest […]

Letter to the Editor: Program would reduce crime

Educating inmates, all studies show, is the best way to reduce crime! This program – NewBoCo – in the Iowa Correctional Institute for Women in Mitchellville, Iowa should be in every prison in every state. NewBoCo will receive a $175,000 grant — and possibly more — from Google Impact Challenge Iowa to provide computer coding […]

Dover Police arrest five alleged gang members

DOVER — A continuing investigation brought the arrests of five alleged gang members, Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman said Thursday. According to authorities, Dover residents Tywon Peace, 21, Marquan Richardson, 27, Anthony Trower, 29, and Deontray Watson, 18, were all taken into custody without incident between Oct. 31 and Tuesday, along with Camden […]

Troopers arrest two after fight led to weapon displayed

MILLSBORO — The Delaware State Police have arrested two suspects after a fight led to one suspect pulling out a handgun and threatening several individuals. Police said the incident occurred on Friday at approximately 3:35 a.m., when three victims, two 18-year-olds and one 19-year-old, responded to Troop 7 to report that a fight had occurred […]

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 […]

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