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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 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
Wilmington man charged for knife-point robbery of three motels
Three knife-point motel robberies this month were one man's work, state police said. State police arrested and charged 52-year-old Wilmingtonian James Wright for robbing the Day One Motel, Knights Inn and Days Inn between Dec. 6-11. State police said he would walk up to a clerk and brandish a knife
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.
4-Month-Old Boy Found Dead Inside New York Hotel, Police Say
NEW YORK (CBS) — A baby boy from Wilmington, Delaware was found dead inside a New York City hotel early Saturday morning. The NYPD says two women were taken into custody at the scene.
Delaware police release name of pedestrian killed
CLAYMONT, Del. — Delaware State Police have released the name of the pedestrian who was struck and killed when a drunken driver hit him. Authorities said in a news release Saturday that 38-year-old Nicholas Weaver of Wilmington died early Friday when a sports utility vehicle hit him on Governor Prin
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
Woman, 24, and fiancee, 26, in custody after four-month-old stepbrother dies in NYC hotel lobby
Two women are in police custody after the death of a four-month-old boy who was found unconscious and unresponsive in the lobby of a New York City hotel. Dominic Greene, of Wilmington, Delaware, was taken to the hospital by ambulance from the Hotel Pennsylvania in midtown Manhattan around 1.10am Sat
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
Baby found dead in Midtown Manhattan hotel; 2 women in custody
MIDTOWN, Manhattan (WABC) -- Two women are in custody after a baby boy was found dead inside a Midtown hotel. Police responded to a 911 call at the Hotel Pennsylvania on 7th Avenue and West 33rd Street around 1 a.m. Saturday. Hotel staff told police they saw two women wandering around the hotel with
Wilmington man who sold heroin to woman who overdosed gets 7.5 years in prison
A 58-year-old Wilmington man has received a 90-month federal prison sentence for selling heroin to a woman who later died from its use. According to the U.S. Department of Justice, Wali Bey, also known as James Goodwyn, Bey and a second individual sold a small amount of heroin to a woman who overdos
Delaware ACLU holds fiery public forum with DOC over inmate transfers to PA
The ACLU of Delaware held a public forum Friday evening in Wilmington for more information on the Governor and Department of Correction's (DOC) decision to ship 300 inmates to a prison in Pennsylvania, a measure that's outraged and concerned the families of those prisoners.
VIDEO | Personal clashes highlight Wilmington City Council's last meeting in 2018
The first district seat on Wilmington City Council will remain vacant into the new year, another thing that will remain is the chaos and infighting at council. "I am very dismayed as to what is happening in these chambers, there is almost a cancer in this room all of the time," said Councilwoman Lor
Wilmington council seat remains vacant after volatile meeting
Two weeks after the first recommendation to appoint a new Wilmington City Council member, the city's 1st District seat remains empty. Councilwoman Loretta Walsh tabled her attempt to hold a second vote to appoint Albert Mills to his brother's old council seat on Thursday night, lacking the votes nee
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.
Wrongfully imprisoned man released in Wilmington after 39 years behind bars
A Wilmington man, wrongfully imprisoned for decades, is now a free man. Elmer Daniels was released from Howard Young prison Thursday, December 13, 2018, just before lunchtime--one day after his 57th birthday.
Bankers moving out of Wilmington buildings as BofA shrinks footprint downtown
For decades of bankers who issued and serviced credit cards for MBNA and, later, for Bank of America, Wilmington's Bracebridge complex was a spacious mothership. By next March, those employees will work in tighter quarters after Bank of America moves out of two of the three Bracebridge buildings, le
Rollover crash injures 1, closes Christina Parkway east lanes in Newark
A two-car crash has closed all eastbound traffic on Christina Parkway (Del. 4) near South College Avenue in Newark and backed up west lanes. The west lanes are congested with one lane getting by, Newark police Sgt. Gerald Bryda said.
Speed a factor in crash that killed Delaware high school student, police say
MARSHALLTON, Del. (WPVI) -- Police in Delaware say speed was a factor in a crash that left a high school student dead. 18-year-old Sarai Trujillo was killed in the crash on the 1800 block of Newport Road in Marshallton just before 7:30 a.m.
Arrest made in 2017 shooting death of 16-year-old Wilmington girl
The man wanted in the killing of a 16-year-old Wilmington girl last year as she tried to break up a fight in front of her boyfriend's home turned himself in Tuesday, Wilmington police announced.