Judge finds cases against five in Whitmer plot can move forward

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Prosecutors provided enough evidence to move toward trial for five Michigan men accused of plotting to kidnap the state’s governor because of her measures to control spread of the coronavirus and they will all remain held without bond, a federal judge ruled Friday. A two-day preliminary hearing in Grand Rapids […]

Four charged following robbery investigation

BEAR — Four arrests followed investigation into an alleged robbery that was preceded by argument over a business deal early Wednesday, Delaware State Police spokesman Cpl. Jason Hatchell said. The incident occurred at approximately 1:59 a.m. in a West Motel room at 711 Pulaski Highway, according to authorities. Nine eight 9mm rounds were fired from […]

Victims identified in Bear cemetery shooting

BEAR — Delaware State Police on Monday released the names of the Elkton, Maryland couple who died from a shooting incident at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery last week. Lidia Marino, 85, was pronounced dead at the scene Friday, while her husband Paul C. Marino, 86, died the following day after being admitted to a […]

Updated: Second victim dies from cemetery shooting incident

BEAR — Delaware State Police identified Sheldon C. Francis as the 29-year-old Middletown man who killed an elderly couple in a shooting at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery Friday. An 85-year-old woman died Friday night from injuries sustained in the Friday morning shooting; her 86-year-old husband died Saturday from his injuries, police said. He was […]