Father, son arrested in Lincoln domestic incident

LINCOLN – A father and his son were arrested on felony assault and weapons charges following a domestic incident Sunday night, Delaware State Police said. Spokesman Cpl. Jason Hatchell said troopers were dispatched at approximately 6:02 p.m. to a residence in the 22000 block of Pine Haven Road. Michael Rosetta, 36, was contacted in front […]

Dover man charged in felony domestic case

LINCOLN — A 53-year-old Dover man was charged with felony domestic-related charges after allegedly forcing a woman into a car and assaulting her Wednesday morning, authorities said. According to Delaware State Police, Lydell Hall also allegedly threatened 19- and 35-year-old men with a knife during the incident at approximately 10:35 a.m. in the 19000 block […]

Shots fired during Lincoln home invasion

LINCOLN — The Delaware State Police are investigating an early Saturday home invasion. Police said troopers were called to a home in the 21000 block of Mayhew Drive around 1:50 a.m. for a report of criminal mischief. Upon arrival, troopers found the residence had been shot at and shots had also been fired from inside. […]

Lincoln farmer receives donations to fix greenhouse

LINCOLN — Josh Nash was in his kitchen, preparing for a slow day of administrative work. It was around 11:30 a.m., and he looked outside as a storm rolled in. Wind gusts were up to 70 miles per hour that day three weeks ago. One gust rolled up the southern side of one of his […]

Attempted residential robbery reported in Lincoln

LINCOLN – Two men were sought after an attempted robbery Sunday night at a residence in the Cedar Village Mobile Home Park. The incident occurred at approximately 9:50 p.m. at a residence on Major Street in Lincoln, Delaware State Police said. Arriving troopers were told by a 20-year-old male resident that two black males knocked […]

Best Bets: Art in the time of COVID-19

Being an artist is sometimes thought of as being a solitary endeavor. That’s never been truer since the outbreak of COVID-19 across the state and world Artists have been finding this time an especially fruitful one and, in some cases, a therapeutic time to ply their trade while they quarantine in place. “I have been […]

Drugs, guns found at Lincoln residence

LINCOLN — Drugs and guns were found at a residence following investigation into alleged drug dealing, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Richard L. White, 35, of Lincoln, and Lee Lewis Sr., 51, of Millsboro were taken into custody Friday after a search warrant execution in the 8000 block of Virginia Pine […]

Suspect sought after firearm discharged, car stolen

LINCOLN — A suspect was sought after a shots fired complaint during a robbery try early Thursday, Delaware State Police spokeswoman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. Authorities said the incident occurred in the area of Virginia Pine Lane and Johnson Road around 12:18 a.m. Troopers were told that a suspect pulled a gun after flagging […]

EMS Medic 101 renews lease in Lincoln

LINCOLN — Medic 101, Sussex County Emergency Medical Services’ Lincoln-based paramedic unit, has a new lease on life. Sussex County Council Tuesday unanimously approved a five-year lease renewal with the Lincoln Community Hall Inc. that keeps Medic 101 stationed at its prime location near U.S. 113. “We’ve been there since 1992,” said Robert L. Schoonover, […]

Deer on Fleatown Road

Arthur Weidner of Milford took this photo of two deer on Fleatown Road in Lincoln on Sept. 27. To contribute your scenic photos of our area, email newsroom@newszap.com. Photos must be at least 200 dpi and include your name, where and when your photo was taken, where you live and your phone number. To see […]