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Man pleads guilty to killing ex-girlfriend in Bear

A man has pleaded guilty to second degree murder after walking into police headquarters to inform authorities that he had killed his ex-girlfriend. Jerry Blankenship, 33, of Newark, faces the prospect of life in prison after pleading guilty to the murder of Jaclyn Engman, 25, according to the Delaw

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2018-01-19 22:06:35

Police nab convicted sex offender in Elkton

ELKTON - A convicted sex offender is back behind bars after he allegedly failed to register with the Cecil County Sex Offender Registry - for the second time since April - and then spent several days at large, police reported. The suspect, Bryan Stayathome, 31, was arrested in the area of Belle Hill

CECIL DAILY - 2018-01-19 18:55:00

Wilmington man faces mandatory life sentence in 2016 murder

It could be life in prison for a 21-year-old man after he's found guilty for murder. 21-year-old Jose Moreta faces a mandatory life sentence for the murder of 22-year-old Christian Serrano in March 2016. Moreta was found guilty for murder in the first degree, three counts of possession of a firearm

WDEL 1150AM - 2018-01-20 01:07:00

Health department orders Wilmington woman to shut down tattoo shop run out of home

Delaware's health department ordered a Wilmington woman this week to close down the tattoo shop she was running out of her home, officials said. Erica Johnson, of 515 E. Eighth St. in Wilmington, was giving people tattoos in her home without a required body art establishment permit. Since Johnson d

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2018-01-19 15:54:19

Second arrest made in Newark home invasion; one suspect still at large

Police have arrested a second person and identified a third in connection with a home invasion and shooting in Newark last week. Rasean T. Henry, 23, of Bear, turned himself in to Newark Police Department headquarters Wednesday, according to Lt. Fred Nelson, a spokesman for the Newark Police Departm

NEWARK POST - 2018-01-19 22:23:00

Man charged with firing gun during altercation on Madison Drive

A New Castle man is in custody after allegedly firing a gun in the College Park neighborhood of Newark, police reported. The incident happened just before 11:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of Madison Drive, said Lt. Fred Nelson, a spokesman for the Newark Police Department. The victim, a 39-year

NEWARK POST - 2018-01-19 23:08:00

Four arrested in Thursday home invasion

Embed x Share CLOSE PLAYLIST: DELAWARE CRIME Police arrest 17-year-old in connection with five robberies | 0:36 Police arrest 17-year-old in connection with five robberies Wochit 1 of 5 Skip in Skip x Embed x Share CLOSE PLAYLIST: DELAWARE CRIME Edgemoor shooting injures one | 0:24 New Castle Count

DELAWARE ONLINE - 2018-01-19 17:46:17

Fire causes $200K in damage to Elkton-area garage

This three-bay garage near Elkton and its contents sustained an estimated $200,000 in damage when a blaze ripped through it on Thursday. This three-bay garage near Elkton and its contents sustained an estimated $200,000 in damage when a blaze ripped through it on Thursday. ELKTON - An investigation

CECIL DAILY - 2018-01-19 18:08:00

NJ 9-Year-Old FaceTimes Parents Suspecting Burglary, Catches Credit Card Fraudsters

A 9-year old Passaic County Girl is credited with catching three men guilty of stealing her neighbor's credit card information. Roseanne Colletti reports. (Published 2 hours ago) A 9-year old New Jersey girl is credited with catching three men guilty of stealing her neighbor's credit card informatio

NBC NEW YORK - 2018-01-20 01:15:52

Dover man sentenced to 300 days for speeding death of friend

MORRISTOWN - A 21-year-old Dover man was sentenced to 300 days in jail, probation and community service following the 100 mph crash that killed his friend and passenger. Lisandro Lorenzo, now 21, pleaded guilty in Superior Court, Morristown, in November to assault by auto on Feb. 26, 2017 that led t

DAILY RECORD - 2018-01-19 23:31:44

Transformer fire closes Route 10 lanes in Parsippany

PARSIPPANY - A downed power line with a transformer fire temporarily closed most lanes of Route 10 during the morning commute. Eastbound Route 10 was reopened at 8:30 a.m., Officer Brian Conover said, but only one lane of westbound Route 10 was open at that time. Police were on the scene at 7:45 a.m

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 13:18:54

Police: Woman crashes into parked car, plunges into river

NUTLEY, N.J. (AP) Police say they rescued a 79-year-old woman after her vehicle crashed through a fence and plunged into the icy Passaic River. Nutley Township police say the woman was driving in a parking lot Thursday afternoon when she suffered a medical problem and crashed into a parked car. The

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-01-19 16:00:00

9-Year-Old Girl Foils Delivery Scam In Her NJ Neighborhood

WAYNE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) - Nine-year-old Sydney Monello said her gut told her something suspicious was going on right outside her bedroom window. She had a snow day Wednesday and was home with her brothers when she spotted an unfamiliar car with three men sitting in it in her driveway in Wayne. "I c

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 22:49:16

Eruv: Workers race to repair damage in Mahwah before Sabbath

MAHWAH - Damage to the local eruv sent workers scrambling to repair the Jewish boundary before sundown Friday, though how the destruction occurred remained a mystery. Members of the Bergen Rockland Eruv Association discovered around 10 a.m. Friday that an entire 20-foot PVC pipe had been stripped fr

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-20 01:49:10

Drug, theft charges lodged by Denville cops

DENVILLE TWP. - Two Brooklyn men are facing a bevy of drug and theft charges, following a motor vehicle stop on Wednesday, Jan. 10. The men, Anthony George, 21, and Ray Cole, 22, were charged with eluding police, theft of credit cards, receiving stolen property, possession of under 50 grams of marij

NEWJERSEYHILLS.COM - 2018-01-19 15:45:00

Nude images of Pascack Valley students being investigated by police

Police are investigating nude and partially nude images of Pascack Valley Regional High School students found on fellow classmates' cell phones, Schools Superintendent P. Erik Gundersen said in a letter to parents. Parents were asked to ensure all "questionable" videos or images are cleared from the

NORTHJERSEY.COM - 2018-01-19 18:56:36

Mother of shooting victim reacts to suspected serial killer's arrest

Phoenix, AZ -- The mother of a man killed last month in Glendale shared her emotional reaction after learning Thursday that a man suspected of killing her son and eight other people is in jail. Police believe 29-year-old Latorrie Beckford was the fourth of the nine people who died at the hands of Cl

FOX 40 NEWS WICZ TV - 2018-01-20 02:53:00

PD: Witnesses detain driver who hit, killed man walking on sidewalk

Investigators determined the driver, later identified as 18-year-old Keten Burke Crawford, drove onto the north sidewalk and hit a 49-year-old man who was walking with a 35-year-old man. Copyright 2014 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten,

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-01-19 15:15:32

Phoenix PD: Teen suspect drives onto sidewalk, hits and kills 1 man

Phoenix police have arrested a suspect in a crash that killed one pedestrian Thursday night. According to Sgt. Alan Pfohl with Phoenix PD, when police arrived on scene near 16th Avenue and Osborn Road just after 11 p.m., they found that witnesses had detained the 18-year-old driver. Pfohl said detec

AZFAMILY - 2018-01-19 19:08:00

Pinal County Sheriff's Office investigating incident at San Tan Valley high school

SAN TAN VALLEY, AZ - The Pinal County Sheriff's Office launched an investigation after receiving reports of a serious incident at a San Tan High School. Tuesday night, PCSO responded to an incident that took place at the baseball facilities at Combs High School involving several students. What exact

ABC 15 NEWS - 2018-01-20 01:51:24