Drug charges result after vehicle chase

FREDERICA — A 28-year-old Felton man was charged after a vehicle pursuit led to the discovery of drugs, Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said the incident occurred Wednesday at approximately 12:40 a.m., when a trooper saw a black Nissan Sentra driver on their cell phone while traveling on Clapham Road. […]

Two charged with thefts from cars

DOVER — Two arrests followed a spree of thefts from motor vehicles occurring throughout the Dover area, Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. During May, police said, Troop 3 and Troop 9 began investigating a rash of thefts from motor vehicles throughout Dover. Multiple reports were taken of unknown suspects removing electronics, […]

Two burglaries result in Camden arrest

CAMDEN-WYOMING — A 29-year-old Camden-Wyoming man was arrested in alleged connection with two burglaries, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. During May, police said, Troop 3 handled burglary complaints on Fox Hole Road in Camden-Wyoming and Sandy Bend Road in Marydel in which the residences were either vacant or under construction. The […]

Domestic related assault alleged in Seaford

SEAFORD — A 28-year-old Seaford man was charged in connection with a domestic related assault, Delaware State Police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said the incident occurred Wednesday at approximately 3:22 p.m. when troopers were dispatched to the Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in reference to a person who had been physically assaulted. Upon arrival, […]

Florida deputy charged for inaction during Parkland shooting

MIAMI — The former Florida deputy who failed to confront a gunman during last year’s Parkland school massacre was arrested Tuesday on 11 criminal charges related to his actions, prosecutors announced. Broward State Attorney Mike Satz said in a statement that 56-year-old Scot Peterson faces child neglect, culpable negligence and perjury charges that carry a […]

Man injured in shooting outside Dover night club

DOVER — A 38-year-old man was injured when he was shot early Sunday morning in the parking lot of Allure Night Club in Dover. Dover Police were notified by staff at a nearby hospital that a gunshot victim had arrived by private vehicle to the emergency room, said M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman of the Dover Police […]

Gunfire exchanged during altercation at Dover salon

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DOVER — Dover Police are searching for a shooter who injured a man after an exchange of gun fire inside Janaid’s Salon in Dover on Saturday. M/Cpl. Mark Hoffman said at approximately 3:10 p.m., officers responded to the salon on West Loockerman Street for a shooting and located a 31-year-old male with a single gunshot […]

Troopers arrest two for drugs after vehicle pursuit

LONG NECK — A Smyrna man and Milton man face drug charges after police found them in possession of methamphetamine and heroin following a vehicle pursuit in the Long Neck area. The incident occurred on Saturday at approximately 3:07 p.m., when troopers from the Troop 7 PACE Team were conducting proactive enforcement in the Long […]

Eleven people killed in Virginia Beach shooting; suspect dead

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — A longtime, disgruntled city employee opened fire at a municipal building in Virginia Beach on Friday, killing 11 people before police fatally shot him, authorities said. Six other people were wounded in the shooting, including a police officer whose bulletproof vest saved his life, said Virginia Beach Police Chief James Cervera. […]

Man hospitalized in Dover mobile meth lab incident

DOVER — An unidentified man was hospitalized during a Thursday morning response to two one-pot meth labs found in a parking lot, Dover Police said later in the day. The sequence began just before 8:30 a.m. when St. Francis EMS were called to a Forest Avenue parking lot for a medical emergency (possible drug overdose), […]