Third offense DUI charge for Felton man

ELLENDALE — A 34-year-old Felton man was arrested in connection with an alleged residential burglary after he was found to be under the influence for the third time, Delaware State Police said Monday. The burglary was reported last Friday when troopers responded to the 15000 block of Redbud Drive, spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. […]

Milford man facing fourth DUI charge

MILFORD — Joel M. Gleysteen, 23, of Milford, was arrested by Milford police on Wednesday and faces an alleged fourth offense driving under the influence of alcohol charge, police said. An officer from the Milford Police Department responded to a parking lot in the 600 block of North DuPont Boulevard for a report of an […]

DUI charge follows crash into 7-11

DOVER — A 25-year-old Dover woman was charged with DUI and other offenses after her vehicle crashed through the front of a 7-11 on U.S. 13 early Sunday morning, Dover Police said. According to authorities, Andrea Wayman put her parked car in drive at approximately 1:48 a.m. and it crashed into the store. Two persons […]

Smyrna man charged with 7th DUI offense

  SMYRNA — A 38-year-old Smyrna man was charged with a felony seventh offense DUI after police initially responded to a reported verbal domestic incident inside a vehicle last Saturday morning, according to allegations in an arrest affidavit. Augustine A. Haymond Jr. was stopped while driving a silver vehicle that allegedly pulled away from a […]

Three suspects with histories of DUIs arrested in Kent County

  DOVER — Three Kent County men were charged with felony DUI after separate traffic stops last week in the Camden and Smyrna areas, according to arrest affidavits. John W. Mereider, 59, of Camden-Wyoming, was allegedly found asleep in the driver’s seat of a Dodge Dakota at 1:15 a.m. Friday, Delaware State Police said in […]

Camden man’s bid to toss DUI blood draw is denied

  DOVER — A man’s bid to invalidate a DUI of alcohol investigation blood draw last year was denied in Kent County Superior Court Wednesday. Several factors warranted a Delaware State Police trooper’s probable cause for a blood draw involving motorist Edward Hale after a single-vehicle crash into a ditch on Steeles Ridge Road near […]

Townsend man charged with 5th DUI after multiple crashes

  SMYRNA — A 55-year-old Townsend man with a suspended and revoked license was arrested on a fifth offense drunken driving charge Monday after a reported hit-and-run collision Monday afternoon, according to an arrest affidavit. At approximately 2:30 p.m., the Delaware State Police said, Chester W. Gove was driving a vehicle that allegedly turned into […]

Magnolia man arrested on seventh DUI charge

  DOVER — An early-morning stop prompted the arrest of a 55-year-old Magnolia man on a seventh offense DUI charge last Wednesday, Dover Police said in charging documents. Guy W. Brummell was pulled over at 12:14 a.m. for suspected expired temporary tags while driving a Mitsubishi Eclipse in the 100 block of S. Governor’s Avenue, […]

Clayton Police chief’s DUI trial postponed to April

  DOVER — A northern Kent County police chief accused of drunken driving is set to appear in court at 9 a.m. on April 9 following Monday’s delay due to scheduling conflicts. Brian C. Hill, who pleaded not guilty to a first offense driving under the influence of alcohol following a traffic stop on Aug. […]

Clayton man faces felony drunken driving charge

CLAYTON — A 29-year-old Clayton man was charged with felony drunken driving last Sunday after a 1:45 a.m. traffic stop, an arrest affidavit said. A Clayton Police officer alleged that a vehicle driven by Gary A. Everett Jr. – who later pled not guilty – was initially seen crossing the center line several times by […]