Crime Scene: Delaware


Posted at 07:28 AM ET, 10/03/2011

Md, Del. hope to crack down on stolen scrap metal trade

State police in Maryland and Delaware have teamed up with hopes of sharing data on scrap metal sales and cracking down on the trade in stolen metal on the peninsula.

By the Associated Press  |  07:28 AM ET, 10/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware, Maryland

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 06/25/2011

Police investigating Rehoboth Beach robberies

Delaware State Police are investigating a trio of early-morning robberies in Rehoboth Beach in the last month.

By The Daily Times of Salisbury  |  03:00 PM ET, 06/25/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware

Posted at 07:29 AM ET, 11/29/2010

Del. police seek Md. man

Authorities in Delaware nearly apprehended an 18-year-old man believed to have fired shots at a Maryland state trooper, but he was able to run away. Authorities had been looking for Wyatt A. Young of Hebron, Md., who allegedly fired at...

By the Associated Press  |  07:29 AM ET, 11/29/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware, Delaware

Posted at 07:54 AM ET, 08/27/2010

Arrest after Del. boy, 3, fires shotgun

Seaford police have arrested an 18-year-old woman after her 3-year-old son fired two shots from a .410 shotgun, which struck the roll-up door of a firehouse. Christy Smullen has been charged with discharging a weapon in the city limits, endangering...

By Washington Post Editors  |  07:54 AM ET, 08/27/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware

Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 08/05/2010

Drug charges on I-95 for area men

Delaware State Police say they seized about two pounds of marijuana from two Virginia men during a traffic stop on Interstate 95. Police say 18-year-old Christopher Harley of Centreville and 23-year-old Christopher Lancaster of Manassas were each charged with possession...

By Washington Post Editors  |  07:45 AM ET, 08/05/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:57 AM ET, 06/18/2010

Del. poor box robber surrenders

Wilmington, Del., police say a man who stole donations for the poor from a priest preparing for Mass has surrendered. Forty-nine-year-old Eric Hubbard turned himself in to police on Thursday. Police say Hubbard robbed a priest on Sunday morning at...

By Washington Post Editors  |  07:57 AM ET, 06/18/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware, Delaware

Posted at 08:25 AM ET, 06/15/2010

Man robs Del. church poor box

Wilmington police say a man stole donations for the poor from a priest preparing for Mass at St. Peter's Cathedral. The robber told an employee opening the church for services Sunday morning he was armed and ordered him to turn...

By Washington Post Editors  |  08:25 AM ET, 06/15/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware

Posted at 07:58 AM ET, 06/14/2010

Del. police watch beach routes

Summertime motorists beware: Police across Delaware are on the lookout for aggressive motorists on the beach routes. The Delaware Department of Transportation reports traffic more than doubles during the summer along Del. 1 from Dewey Beach to the Maryland state...

By Washington Post Editors  |  07:58 AM ET, 06/14/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware

Posted at 07:47 AM ET, 04/07/2010

Delaware robbery suspect left wallet at crime scene

New Castle County police say they are searching for a robbery suspect who dropped his wallet at the crime scene. Police say detectives have arrest warrants for 20-year-old Edwin Diaz-Davila of Wilmington who is wanted on robbery charges....

By Washington Post Editors  |  07:47 AM ET, 04/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware, Delaware

Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 03/24/2010

Del. pediatrician charged with molestation pleads not guilty

A Delaware pediatrician accused of molesting more than 100 of his patients has pleaded not guilty to more than 470 criminal charges. Dr. Earl Bradley entered the not guilty plea Wednesday at a two-minute arraignment hearing in Sussex County Superior...

By Washington Post Editors  |  02:27 PM ET, 03/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:45 AM ET, 03/23/2010

Delaware state police to ditch VHS

Delaware State Police plan to start replacing VHS surveillance gear in 350 patrol cars with digital video cameras. The state's congressional delegation secured an earmark of $500,000 for a pilot program of 70 cameras last year and another $1.5 million...

By Washington Post Editors  |  07:45 AM ET, 03/23/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware

Posted at 02:39 PM ET, 03/22/2010

New police chief for Delaware beach resort town

Lewes officials have named Dover Police Chief Jeffrey Horvath the new chief in the resort town. The 46-year-old Horvath has been Dover's chief since 2001. He will succeed Ronald "Beau" Gooch....

By Washington Post Editors  |  02:39 PM ET, 03/22/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 03/09/2010

Police investigating theft of rare rabbit in Delaware

New Castle County police are investigating the theft of a rare bunny that was taken from an outdoor enclosure in Delaware. Police responded to the home Monday in Lindamere. A 62-year-old man told investigators someone cut a hole in the...

By Washington Post Editors  |  01:26 PM ET, 03/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware, Delaware

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 02/09/2010

Delaware man threatens snow-shoveling neighbor with gun: Police

New Castle (Del.) County Police say a man pointed a gun at a neighbor who was shoveling snow. It happened Saturday about 4:50 p.m. at the Hampton Walk Apartments....

By Washington Post Editors  |  08:31 AM ET, 02/09/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware, Delaware

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 12/24/2009

Lewes pediatrician accused of mass molestation

In the sleepy beach town of Lewes, Del., just north of Rehoboth Beach and Ocean City, a pediatrician has been accused of molesting more than 100 children, according to a terrible report from The Associated Press.

By Tom Jackman  |  12:10 PM ET, 12/24/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Delaware, Delaware