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3 injured following serious head-on crash in Del.

MIDDLETOWN, Del. (WTXF)- Police are investigating following a serious crash that left three people hospitalized in Middletown, Del. overnight.

FOX29.COM - 2018-05-19 15:17:00

Delaware High School Student Arrested For Pulling Gun on Fellow Student

According to police, soon after the incident, school administrators were made aware and Moore was immediately located within the school. Police say an attempt was made to escort him to a secure area, but he refused to comply and a fight broke out. Police say Moore hit one of the school administrator

WBOC - 2018-05-19 15:18:00

Dover man discovers hidden woodworking talent - Delaware State News

Richard Harpster of Dover displays his handcrafted wooden American flag that has become the most popular item from his new business Harpster Designs. Mr. Harpster, 49, realized he had an aptitude for woodworking just last Christmas. (Delaware State News photo by Marc Clery)

DELAWARESTATENEWS.NET - 2018-05-20 00:00:53

Man convicted of selling drugs out of Delmarva Thrift Shop

On May 15, Donald Wayne Haddock Jr., was convicted by a Wicomico County jury of two counts of possession with intent to distribute narcotics and six counts of possession of a controlled dangerous substance, according to the Wicomico County State's Attorney's Office.

DELMARVA NOW - 2018-05-18 22:02:00

Del. student charged with brandishing gun in school bathroom

An 18-year-old high school student in Delaware has been arrested after police say he pulled a gun on a fellow student.MIDDLETOWN, Del. (AP) -- An 18-year-old high school student in Delaware has been arrested after police say he pulled a gun on a fellow student.Delaware State Police say Tymere Moore

FOX29.COM - 2018-05-19 17:28:00

Handgun found in Middletown High School student's bag, official says

Staff separated the students before any punches were thrown, and no one was hurt, Burrows said.

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2018-05-19 01:11:00

Blighted Homes Being Demolished in Dover

DOVER, Del. --- Nine blighted homes in Downtown Dover are being demolished to cut down on crime and improve homeownership with the construction of new homes.NCALL Research will begin demolishing nine vacant and boarded up properties that were recently purchased using Strong Neighborhoods Housing Fun


Wrong-way driver causes collision on Route 1

The collision happened today, May 19, at about 12:09 a.m., on Route 1 near Pole Bridge Road north of Odessa, as a car traveling south in the northbound lane collided head-on with an SUV traveling north.

MIDDLETOWN TRANSCRIPT - 2018-05-19 00:09:00

Drug dealer sentenced to seven years in prison

CENTREVILLE — Lamont V. Kearse of Stevensville was convicted of possession with the intent to distribute cocaine and was sentenced May 1 to serve seven years in prison. Following his release he will be on five years of supervised probation. Deputy State's Attorney Michael "Mick" Cuches prosecuted th


Milford Man Charged for 2 Assault Investigations

The first of the two incidents was on May 4, whenRicky E. Ness, (31) of Milford, reportedly contacted two alleged victims on Southeast Front St. at approximately 1:51 a.m., which violated an active no contact order issued earlier this year between Ness and one of the two.


Woman earns dual degrees from Delaware State, U of Delaware

Despite achieving what's at the very least rare and at the most unprecedented, Ms. Pressley said, "I don't think of myself as extraordinary.

HERALDCOURIER.COM - 2018-05-19 13:00:00

Dover murder trial tied to police firearms expert theft case - Delaware State News

Larry J. Pierce is now scheduled for trial on Oct. 9 in Superior Court, pending the resolution of a case against Carl M. Rone, indicted last week for felony theft by false pretense greater than $1,500 and falsifying business records charges for alleged actions during his civilian employment with the


Vehicle struck by gunfire in Del.; investigation ongoing

DOVER, Del. - A shooting remains under investigation after police say a vehicle was struck by gunfire, in Dover.


Dance Instructor Pleads Guilty In Child Sex Case

DOVER, Del. (AP) —A Delaware dance instructor has pleaded guilty to unlawful sexual contact with a teenage boy, just days before his scheduled trial.


2 Arrested Following Assault Investigation in Milford

Anthony Penawell, 24, and Tiffany A. Wolfe, 32, both of Milford, were arrested May 5. On that day, Penawell allegedly assaulted the victim in a parking lot on North Walnut Street in the downtown area. It happened around 8:40 a.m., police said.


Woman killed, two children hurt in Eastern Shore crash

Shortly before 7 a.m. Thursday, May 17, state troopers responded to the area of Route 16 and Williston Road in Denton, Maryland, on a report of a three-vehicle crash.


Court rejects appeal in fatal stabbing

DOVER, Del. (AP) - Delaware's Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from a Wilmington man sentenced to life in prison for fatally stabbing his girlfriend with a screwdriver.The court ruled Thursday that Robert T. Smith's appeal was wholly without merit. Smith's attorney had sought to withdraw from th

WMDT.COM - 2018-05-18 21:03:07

Shotgun stolen from Dover home Wednesday, police say

The burglary in the 100 block of Catham Court happened between 6 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., police said. The burglar forced entry into the home through a rear door, police said.


Police recover more than $16,000 in suspected drug money

Police searched two homes and two cars registered to Ruben P. Harper, of Wilmington and found illegal drugs and suspected drug money, said Master Cpl. Michael Austin of Delaware State Police.


AP News - CBS board approves special dividend in face of likely veto

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Most of CBS Corp.'s board on Thursday approved a special dividend that could enable the company to break free from its controlling shareholder, but the power struggle's outcome still hinges on an ongoing legal battle.