Smyrna Police release rendered images of missing child

SMYRNA – On Monday morning, authorities publicly released facial reconstruction images to assist investigation into a child’s remains located near the Little Lass softball fields on Sept. 13. Smyrna Police said that the female child was believed to be Caucasian or Hispanic, likely between ages 2 and 5 and was dead for several weeks or […]

Camden Police officer placed on administrative leave

CAMDEN — A Camden Police officer was placed on paid administrative leave Friday following a misconduct charge associated with his previous job in Maryland, authorities said. On Saturday, Camden Police Chief Marcus Whitney said an internal investigation was initiated regarding the status of Mike Petyo. Mr. Petyo arrived in Camden after earlier serving as chief […]

Fifth DUI charge for Milton woman

MILTON — A 53-year-old Milton woman was charged with a fifth offense DUI following a motor vehicle crash Friday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Sgt. Richard Bratz said. Troopers were initially dispatched to the area of Hudson and Cave Neck roads at approximately 10:19 p.m., authorities said. Upon arrival, troopers canvassed the area and observed two […]

Felton man charged with drug, weapon offenses

MILFORD — A 38-year-old Felton man was charged with drug and weapon offenses following a warrant attempt Wednesday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said that at approximately 11:03 a.m., members of the Kent County Governor’s Task Force arrived at a residence on Argos Choice Road, to conduct a warrant attempt […]

Multiple shots fired at Seaford residence

SEAFORD — An unknown suspect or suspects fired multiple gunshots at a residence in the 23000 block of West Middlecord Circle early Thursday morning, police said. The incident occurred at approximately 12:06 a.m., Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Troopers were called to the home and found that six persons ages 11 […]

Two killed in a single-car crash in Dover

DOVER – A single-car crash at around 5 this morning resulted in the death of both the vehicle’s occupants, according to Dover Police spokesman Master Cpl. Mark Hoffman. A 2005 Toyota Prius, occupied by a 22-year-old male who was driving, and a 28-year-old male passenger, was traveling northbound on North DuPont Highway, approaching Leipsic Road. […]

Camden-Wyoming man killed in Greenwood crash

GREENWOOD – A 33-year-old man from Camden-Wyoming was killed in a crash on U.S. 13 in Greenwood on Saturday evening, according to Delaware State Police spokesman Senior Cpl. Heather Pepper. The man’s name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. Senior Cpl. Pepper said the crash took place at around 6 p.m. when […]

Harrington man faces drug, child endangering charges

HARRINGTON A wanted 27-year-old Harrington man was arrested on drug charges following a vehicle check Monday, authorities said. Christopher E. Hulstine was in a passenger’s seat with an adult female driver and her 4-year-old child when contacted in the 500 block of Shaw Avenue between 3-4 p.m., Harrington Police spokesman Capt. Earl K. Brode said. […]

Police: Felton woman assaults officer

FELTON — A Felton woman allegedly assaulted a police officer during a Wednesday night response, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said the incident occurred at approximately 11:45 p.m. in the 600 block of Plymouth Road. Upon arrival, troopers contacted a 43-year-old woman who claimed that Erica Davis entered the residence […]

West not guilty of murder in Towne Point shooting

DOVER – Late Thursday afternoon a 54-year-old man was found not guilty of murder for a deadly confrontation at Towne Point Elementary School last year. As he was leaving work, custodian Rodney West discharged a firearm four times after Derrick Combs, 39, arrived in a vehicle just before 10 p.m. on Aug. 28, 2018. Mr. […]

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