A pedestrian lost her life on Thursday evening near Wilton, the victim of a dangerous choice to cross a busy highway.
Six men arrested in undercover prostitution sting in Seaford
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Wilmington: man is now charged with assault and reckless endangering after taking a pot shot at a car driven by an ex-girlfriend in the city's Southbridge section Monday afternoon. Both the ex- and a front seat passenger identified 24-year old Khalid Mack as the shooter. He was arrested later Monday without incident.
A Millsboro man was killed Nov. 13 after he was struck by a truck Nov. 13 near the Indian River Inlet Bridge. Joshua Covelli, 26, was wearing dark clothing and was not carrying a flashlight at 11:18 p.m. as he walked southbound in the left lane of Route 1 near the Indian River Inlet Bridge, said Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe of the Delaware State Police
Wilmington, Delaware shooting at 700 block of Townsend Pl: no casualities
State Police have located and arrested the suspect believed to be responsible for several robberies throughout Sussex County. According to the Delaware State Police Department, 24-year-old Cody B. Reeves, of Rehoboth Beach, was wanted in connected to four robberies in Sussex County, a gas station and tobacco store in Rehoboth, a gas station in Millsboro, and a convenience store in Milton.
A mother and her son were robbed and assaulted Friday night in front of their Lincoln-area home, according to state police. Troopers were called about 8:15 p.m. to a home in the first block of Swiggetts Mill Road where the robbery and assault happened, said Master Cpl. Michael Austin, a spokesman for the Delaware State Police.
Milton: home was shot multiple times Wednesday, Delaware State Police say. At about 9:05 p.m. Wednesday, state troopers responded to the 15000 block of Walker Drive in Milton for a report of shots fired in the area, according to a news release. When the troopers arrived, the homeowner explained several gunshots were fired at the house, police said.
Wilmington, Delaware shooting at 500 block of South Franklin St: 1 killed
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Police say Justin McDermott was fatally shot just after midnight Thursday in Wilmington.
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A 77-year-old Newark man died Tuesday when his car collided with another vehicle on East Chestnut Hill Road (Route 4), the Delaware State Police said. The crash was reported at 2:23 p.m. at Todd Lane.
Wilmington: A pair of victims were injured during gunfire near North Brandywine Village on Monday night. Wilmington Police advised that officers responded to the area of the 2400 block of North Market Street, around 6 p.m., on November 6, 2017, after learning of shots fired
New Castle County: Police are on the scene of a homicide and have begun investigating following a stabbing of a 29-year-old woman at the Castle Brook Apartments in New Castle. According to police spokeswoman, Heather Carter of the New Castle County Police Department, officers were dispatched to the apartment complex just before 7:00 P.M. for a cutting.
Laurel: An intoxicated Laurel woman was arrested after police say she tried to assault somebody with a hammer in front of their children. According to the Laurel Police Department, on Friday, officers were dispatched to respond to a report of a fight at the Hollybrook Apartments. Upon arrival, officers learned that 41-year-old Katherine Blake, of Laurel, reportedly tried to assault the victim with a hammer in front of the victim's children.
A 32-year-old Virginia man is wanted after he fled from police in Millsboro Nov. 4. Shortly after 2 a.m., a trooper was patrolling the area of John J. Williams Highway and Banks Road in Millsboro, looking for a stolen motor vehicle, said Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe of the Delaware State Police.
A 15-year-old boy has been charged with shooting into a Claymont apartment building last month. The boy, who police was not identified, was arraigned at New Castle County Family Court on charges of reckless endangering, possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by prohibited juvenile.
Milford: A Lincoln man was arrested following a shoplifting scheme at the Walmart in Milford, according to police. Milford Police say around 12:43 a.m. September 18, officers were called to the Walmart on North DuPont Boulevard in Milford, for a report of shoplifting. Upon arrival, officers learned 35-year-old Antonio Reynolds, of Lincoln, along with another suspect, conspired to steal merchandise from the store.
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A driver was seriously injured this morning when her car struck a school bus parked alongside Boxwood Road near Newport, according to reports from the scene. The crash happened about 6:45 a.m. off Centreville Road, in front of the former General Motors production plant.
A Bridgeville woman has turned herself in following an incident where police say she stabbed a man at a home in Seaford. According to the Delaware State Police Department, around 11:40 a.m. Saturday, troopers were called to respond to a domestic related assault at a home in the 25000 block of Haven Drive, in Seaford.
Wilmington, Delaware shooting at 700 block of N. Van Buren St: no casualities
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Delaware's Supreme Court has denied an appeal by a convicted killer serving life in prison for fatally shooting a police officer. In a ruling dated Friday, a three-judge panel upheld the conviction of Derrick Powell, who initially was sentenced to death for the 2009 killing of Georgetown police officer Chad Spicer.
A Superior Court jury has found a man and woman guilty for their involvement in a large scale drug distribution network in Sussex County. Deputy Attorney General Haley King secured the verdicts for 28-year-old Brandon Ways, of Smyrna, and 22-year-old Angeline Metelus, of Bridgeville.
Police say two men have been hospitalized after they were stabbed at a house party in Greenwood over the weekend. According to the Delaware State Police Department, around 2:30 a.m. Sunday, troopers responded to the 5800 block on Druccs Way in Greenwood, for a report of a stabbing.
Wilmington, Delaware shooting at 23rd and Washington: 1 injured
State Police are investigating after boaters found a man's body floating in a river in Milton. At approximately 12:42 p.m. on Saturday, police said a couple boating in the Broadkill River discovered an empty kayak, a cooler, and then a body floating in the water in the area north of Oyster Rocks Road.
Dover, Delaware shooting at 865 N DuPont Hwy: no casualities
Mother arrested for trying to smuggle drugs to inmate son at SCI
Delaware State Police say a pedestrian was fatally struck about 7:49 p.m. in a motor vehicle crash on Route 1 in the area of Old Landing Road. Southbound Route 1, south of Old Landing Road, is completely shut down.
Delaware police have made nearly a dozen arrests in a months-long gang investigation. New Castle County Police say the investigation targeted the Exit 4/Mag Boys gang and other gangs in Edgemoor, adjacent to Wilmington.
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Police investigate following a report of a shooting in the Dorjul Apartments on Lancaster Pike near Wilmington about 9:40 p.m. Tuesday.