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Police Release Name Of Pedestrian Killed By Driver Under The Influence In New Castle County
CLAYMONT, Del. (CBS/AP) — Delaware State Police have released the name of the pedestrian who was struck and killed when a drunken driver hit him in New Castle County early Friday.
Delaware man sentenced for selling heroin that killed woman
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A Delaware man has been sentenced to more than seven years behind bars for knowingly selling heroin with an "extra risk" to a woman who later died. Multiple media outlets report that the U.S. Attorney's Office said 58-year-old James Goodwyn of Wilmington, also known as "Wali
Suspect extradited, charged with murder of couple in Delaware
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Authorities say a suspect in the slayings of a couple who were expecting their first child has been extradited to Delaware and charged with murder. New Castle County Police say 38-year-old Walter Lolley was captured by U.S. Marshals in Georgia in September. He was extradited
Delaware baby found dead in Midtown Manhattan hotel; 2 women in custody
NEW YORK CITY (WPVI) -- Two women were arrested in New York City after a 4-month-old boy from Delaware was found dead inside of a hotel. Police say Dominic Greene from Wilmington was found unresponsive at the Hotel Pennsylvania around 1 a.m. Saturday morning.
Delaware boy bullied because of Trump name receives medal of courage
WILMINGTON, Del. (WPVI) -- An 11-year-old boy in Delaware whose parents say he has been bullied because of his last name Trump was honored Saturday for his bravery to stand up to his bullies.
Man charged after overdose accident
A Sharon man is facing charges after he allegedly overdosed and got into an accident in New Castle. New Castle police reported that Raymond Ellis Rice, 58, of 432 Fisher Hill St. drove up onto the curb on the Columbus Inner Belt near the New Castle fire station around 9:13 a.m. Dec. 1, and when medi
Officials Investigate After Pedestrian Struck By Car In New Castle County
CLAYMONT, Del. (CBS) — A pedestrian is hospitalized after being hit by a car in New Castle County, Delaware. It happened on Route 13 and Hillside Road in Claymont around Friday.
Cowboys fans sought in second Delaware purse snatching
NEWARK, Del. (WTXF) - Authorities say that the duo wanted in connection to a Monday evening purse snatching in Bear, Delaware may have pulled off a similar heist earlier that day.
2 women in custody in death of 4-month-old Delaware boy at NYC hotel
A 4-month-old boy died Saturday after he was found unconscious and unresponsive in the lobby of a New York City hotel. Police apprehended two women who were with him, and they’re expected to face charges.
Senior Killed In Crash While Driving To John Dickinson High School, Police Say
WILMINGTON, Del. (CBS) — A community in New Castle County is mourning the death of a high school senior after a tragic crash early Friday morning. The Red Clay School District says 18-year-old Sarai Trujillo was driving to John Dickinson High School in Wilmington around 7:10 a.m. when she was involv
Speeding woman killed when vehicle leaves roadway and strikes telephone poll, tree outside Marshallton
An 18-year-old woman is dead and her 15-year-old passenger suffered minor injuries following a crash into a telephone pole outside Marshallton early Friday morning, New Castle County Police announced that afternoon.
The week ahead: Christmas events planned throughout Newark
Christmas concert: Friday, 7 p.m., at Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 308 Possum Park Road. The First State Symphonic Band will perform “Russian Christmas Music for Symphonic Band” and themes from “The Polar Express” as well as other Christmas favorites. Free.
Attempted robber fails at intimidating employee of Collins Park liquor store
An attempted robbery ended in failure after the employee of a liquor store near New Castle refused to comply with the robber's demands, according to Delaware State Police. Authorities said a masked suspect entered Collins Park Liquors at 226 New Castle Avenue in Collins Park around 10 p.m. on Wednes
Wrong-way driver on Concord Pike charged for driving on drugs
State police have charged a New Castle man with multiple offenses, including DUI, after they chased him on Concord Pike before he crashed, causing his car to catch fire. A trooper spotted a white Kia Spectra with fake Pennsylvania registration traveling on Concord Pike south of Florence Avenue in Br
PA man charged with DUI after fatally hitting pedestrian in Claymont
The Pennsylvania man who hit and killed a pedestrian on Govenor Printz Boulevard in Claymont early Friday was drunk, state police said. State police said Bruce Bryan, a 24-year-old from Chester, Pennsylvania, was driving a 2004 GMC Yukon on Governor Printz Boulevard near Hillside Road around 12:45 a
Delaware family's Christmas light show bigger than ever with 6,000 LED lights
The Mussers' house outside Bear is surprisingly easy to find, especially at night after the sun has gone down. With the rest of the neighborhood cast in shadow, it stands out like a bright shining beacon of Christmas cheer. More than 6,000 LED bulbs bathe the street in red, blue, yellow and green, w
Arrest made in Stanton double murder of man and pregnant woman
A 38-year-old man was extradited back to Delaware Tuesday and charged with the May double homicide of a Wilmington couple. Walter T. Lolley, of New Castle County, was arrested in September by Georgia law enforcement, said Master Cpl. Michel Eckerd of New Castle County Police.
4 high school wrestlers arrested in alleged brutal hazing incident in locker room shower
Authorities have charged four students at a South Jersey high school with aggravated assault and other charges relating to a hazing incident involving the school’s wrestling program.
Krispy Kreme's 'Day of the Dozens': Buy a dozen Original Glazed, get 2nd dozen for $1
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts on Wednesday is giving customers an early holiday present. Patrons who purchase a dozen Original Glazed doughnuts will get a second dozen for just $1. The chain's “Day of the Dozens” promotion is a December tradition. The special pricing is on Wednesday, Dec. 12 only at partic
Suspect extradited, charged in Delaware double homicide
WILMINGTON, Del. — Authorities say a suspect in the slayings of a couple who were expecting their first child has been extradited to Delaware and charged with murder. New Castle County Police say 38-year-old Walter Lolley was captured by U.S. Marshals in Georgia in September. He was extradited Tuesd