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Smyrna man heading to prison for at least 31 years for abusing children, sharing child porn online
A 34-year-old Smyrna man is headed to prison for at least 31 years for uploading child pornography to a chatroom and Skype, and abusing two minor children, the Delaware Department of Justice announced Friday.
Child seriously hurt in West Philadelphia hit-and-run
WEST PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) --A child was seriously injured after a hit-and-run in West Philadelphia on Friday afternoon.It happened around 4:20 p.m. in the 5000 block of Irving Street.The child, believed to be about five or six years old, was rushed to the hospital and is in critical condition.The dri
Fire leads to power outage in part of Center City; 1 injured
Chopper 6 was over the scene of a fire and power outage at 9th and Walnut in Center City Philadelphia on June 22, 2018.CENTER CITY (WPVI) --A fire on Friday afternoon led to a power outage in part of Center City Philadelphia.Calls about the fire came in around 1:30 p.m. at 9th and Walnut.One person
2 Cumberland men guilty of attempted murder of AC cops
Martel D. Chisolm, 31, of Millville, and Demetris Cross, 30, of Bridgeton, are scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 17, according to the Atlantic County Prosecutor's Office.
Post-conviction relief denied to Dover business owner - Delaware State News
James A. Wilson, declared a habitual offender in court proceedings, sought post-conviction relief for a seven-year prison sentence, but his appeal raised no new issues from an earlier bid, Judge Jeffrey Clark determined in a three-page order.
Smyrna Man Pleads Guilty to Child Sex Charges
SMYRNA, Del.-A 34-year-old Smyrna man faces at least 31 years in prison after pleading guilty to multiple child sex charges, according to the Delaware Department of Justice.
Attempted Murder in Wilmington Leads to 40 Year Prison Sentence - State of Delaware News
Other defendants face prison time for child pornography, assault, weapons, and drug charges
Man injured in Dover shooting; investigation ongoing
Delaware State Police say on Wednesday, around 10:30 PM, troopers responded to a local hospital where a 19-year-old victim was brought in with a gunshot wound. Troopers learned that the shooting happened on the 100 block of President Drive, in Capitol Park, when the victim was behind his residence s
Crews respond to submerged car in Cooper River in Pennsauken
PENNSAUKEN, N.J. (WTXF)- Emergency crews in South Jersey are responding to a car submerged in the water at Cooper River Park.Authorities responded to the scene around 7 a.m. at North Park Drive and Kaighns Avenue.SKYFOX was over the scene as rescuers in a boat held on to what appeared to be the rear
'Sisters Rosensweig' puts females at forefront at Kent County Theatre Guild - Delaware State News
From left, Rebbeca Craft as Sara Goode, Terri Faust as Pfeni Rosensweig and Patti Gatto as Gorgeous Teitelbaum, star in “The Sisters Rosensweig,” which starts tonight at the Kent County Theatre Guild’s Patchwork Playhouse in Dover. (Delaware State News/Marc Clery)
Low-income seniors can receive vouchers to spend at Delaware farmers’ markets - State of Delaware News
DOVER, Del. — A new program will provide fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, and honey at no cost to low-income Sussex County senior citizens at four farmers’ markets in the Rehoboth Beach/Lewes area. Funding for the program is provided by the Delaware Department of Agriculture and the United States De
African American Festival Saturday in Dover - Delaware State News
Organized and sponsored by the Dover-based Inner City Cultural League and founded in 1991 by Mr. Salters, a former Dover City Councilman, and former state Rep. Donald Blakey, the festival will celebrate its 28th year on Saturday.
Teen shot in Dover while smoking behind his house, police say
Police said the victim, who was treated and released for his injuries, reported seeing someone in a dark-colored sweatshirt running into the nearby woods.
Four found guilty in cocaine bust
Diaz, 40, Delgado, 44, and Gomez, 40, all resided on Duchess Place in Millville. Soto, 59, resided on Pearl Street in Bridgeton.
Police: Jewelry stolen in Dover burglary; investigation ongoing
The Dover Police Department says on Tuesday, between 3:00 PM and 5:15 PM, a burglary happened at a residence in the 300 block of Mifflin Road. Police say an unknown suspect forced entry into the vacant home through a side door.
Del. lawmakers eye local residency restrictions on sex offenders
DOVER, Del. - AP) - House lawmakers have passed a bill preventing municipalities in Delaware from establishing housing restrictions for sex offenders that are stricter than state limitations.State law prohibits sex offenders from residing or loitering within 500 feet of school property. The bill app
Report: Sixers trade Mikal Bridges to Suns for Zhaire Smith, 2021 1st-round pick
Sixers drafted Villanova productMikal Bridgeswith the No. 10 overall pick in the 2018 NBA draft(see story). However, a short time later they sent Bridges to Phoenix for No. 16 pickZhaire Smithand a 2021 Miami first-round selection, per a report fromYahoo! Sports' Shams Charania." class="canvas-atom
Former Smyrna High teacher gets 12 years for sex crimes
Joshua Rutherford, a former Smyrna High School teacher and track coach accused of seeking child pornography and sex with a child, will spend 12 years in jail.
4 Maryland men arrested in New Castle double shooting
Four men have been arrested in Maryland in connection to a double shooting in New Castle, Delaware, police said Thursday.
Harris named wrestling coach at Smyrna: Dover coach, AD replaces Kurt Howell - Delaware State News
Harris will give up his athletic director job with the move to Smyrna, making his sole job in athletics next season coaching wrestling.“If you’re going to do that, what better place to do that in?” Harris said of Smyrna.