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Woman killed crossing Elkton Road in Cecil County; second pedestrian killed in 9 days
NORTH EAST, Md. - For the second time in fewer than 10 days, a pedestrian was killed in a crash in Cecil County, Maryland State Police said.
Suspect identified in October 14th burglary at Spence's Bazaar - 47abc
Police say Desarray Scott has been identified as a suspect in the case, however, her whereabouts are unknown at this time.
A wild one: Dover tops Smyrna 46-38 as Peace scores on 99-yard fumble return, Judy ejected - Delaware State News
“I saw him stick the ball out and snatched it,” Peace said. “I didn’t hear a whistle so I kept going. Speed kills, that’s all I got to say.”
Clayton Police chief resigns, pleads guilty to 1st offense DUI - Delaware State News
Brian C. Hill, 48, of Dover, also resigned as chief of the Clayton Police Department on Friday.
Dover Police arrest Princess Anne man on DUI, drug charges - 47abc
On arrival, police discovered that 39-year-old Michael Taylor had struck a fire hydrant and the corner of a home in the 400 block of New Castle Avenue. Taylor was also found with 57.4 grams of PCP in his possession, and was found to be driving a stolen vehicle.
VIDEO | Middletown-area state rep candidate accused of stealing opponent's campaign literature
Video, provided by Randy Smith, showed Hensley knock on his door and leave a piece of campaign literature. Hensley confirmed it was in fact him in the security footage.
6 kids dead, 12 sick in viral outbreak at NJ rehab center
A health department team is at the facility, and an inspection team was also there Sunday. The team on Sunday found minor hand-washing deficiencies, and the department is continuing to work closely with the facility on infection control issues.
Vaughn prison riot trial begins Monday: What to know
In February 2017, prisoners overpowered guards with makeshift weapons and barricaded Building C at the Smyrna prison, holding staffers hostage.
VIDEO | Dover takes early lead, statement game to spoil homecoming in Smyrna
Smyrna's Stephen Whaley would find pay-dirt and get the goose egg off the board, Dover would lead 30-8 heading into the half, though with Peace's third touchdown.
Grandson arrested after woman strangled in Long Neck homicide
Police arrested Bradley's grandson George A. Bailey III, 30, at the Greenwood Inn on 12036 Sussex Highway. He was initially arrested for probation violation and jailed at the Sussex Correctional Institution.
Judge: Reasonable doubt leads to not guilty verdict in Dover cold case murder trial
In the reopened cold case, Pierce was charged with first-degree murder in the April 18, 2009, shooting of Barclay, then 23. Barclay was shot in the back of the head near Wesley College in Dover.
Trial begins in fatal Vaughn prison riot
Opening statements will get underway Monday morning in the murder trials of four inmates charged with the murder of a correctional officer at Smyrna's James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in February of 2017.Four of the 16 inmates who've been charged with the murder of correctional officer Lt. Steven
Elkton Woman Found Dead With ‘Trauma To Body’ Inside Her Home
Karen Johnston Colcough, of Elkton, was found dead inside her home in the 500 block of Augustine Herman Highway after family went to go check on her after they hadn’t heard from her.
Prosecutor: Lt. Floyd found beaten, handcuffed, face down in water
Lt. Steven Floyd was found dead — handcuffed, beaten and face down in two inches of water— when police ended the 18-hour standoff at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna last year, prosecutors said Monday.
Harrington man facing charges for 4th DUI offense - 47abc
Just after 7:30 PM Saturday evening, an officer from the Harrington Police Department stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. When the officer made contact with the driver, identified as 39-year-old Lamontra R. Fountain, the odor of alcohol was observed, and field sobriety tests were conducted.
3 cool things to do in Delaware this weekend from Oct. 19-21
At the age of 16, he entered the University of Illinois, where he studied piano, violin and conducting.
Pierce’s fate in murder trial to be announced this morning - Delaware State News
Deputy Attorney General Gregory R. Babowal, however, claimed that the defendant made two crucial mistakes — leaving a shell casing at the scene and holding onto the firearm that discharged it.
Smyrna man gets 4 decades in prison for sexually abusing children
Gladden pled guilty in June 2018 to dangerous crime against a child, first-degree unlawful sexual contact and three counts dealing in child pornography. In addition to his four decades in prison, Gladden will be required to register as a Tier III sex offender.
State police identify victim in fatal motorcycle-bus crash
The motorcyclist who died in a crashwith a DART busnear Magnolia Friday was 62-year-old Paul Schiller, a Felton resident, according to state police.
Delaware police chief accused of DUI heads to trial
Working at Delaware chicken plants can lead to lost fingers, skin and most recently, a man’s life