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Two dead after car crashes into pole in Dover

DOVER, Del. – Officials are investigating a crash that happened early Sunday morning and left two people dead in Dover. The accident happened around 5 a.m. near N. DuPont Highway and Leipsic Road. Police say a 22-year-old man was driving a Toyota Prius north when the car went off the east side of the road and hit a utility pole.... → Read More

BREAKING: Rodney West found not guilty

DOVER, Del. – The jury announced its verdict in Rodney West’s murder trial on Thursday. West was found not guilty of 1st degree murder/2nd degree murder/manslaughter/criminally negligent homicide/possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony. At the start of the trial, the 54-year-old was charged with 1st degree murder and possession of a firearm during the commission of... → Read More

Lewes man injured, hit by pick-up truck

LEWES, Del. – Police say a 65-year-old man was seriously injured after a truck hit him while he was walking near a road, Saturday night in Lewes. According to investigators, the accident happened at 9:06 p.m. on Camp Arrowhead Road just north of Waterview Road. A 22-year-old was driving a 2002 Dodge Ram truck when he turned onto a road... → Read More

Fatal crash involving fuel tanker in Bridgeville under investigation

BRIDGEVILLE, Del. – Delaware State Police say one man died after his car collided with a fuel tanker in Bridgeville, Sunday morning. The accident happened at 10:54 a.m. in the southbound lane of Route 13 near Redden Road. Investigators say a 64-year-old man was driving west on Redden Road in a tanker carrying diesel fuel. Meanwhile, a 49-year-old was driving... → Read More

Dover Police: Burglar stole Xbox, games, shoes

DOVER, Del. – Dover Police are offering a reward for information about a burglar who broke into a home and stole a video game console along with dozens of games. Investigators say the break in happened in the 300 block of Nimitz Road between 4:30 p.m. on Halloween and just before noon on Friday. The burglar reportedly got into the... → Read More

Seaford man killed in crash, police search for witnesses

SEAFORD, Del. – Delaware State Police say a man died after his truck went off a road and overturned in Seaford this weekend. According to police, someone reported the accident at 7:49 a.m. on Sunday but the crash could have happened earlier in the morning or late Saturday night. A Seaford man was reportedly driving his 2007 Dodge Ram pickup... → Read More

Electrical malfunction sparks Del. house fire

MILLVILLE, Del. – Officials say an electrical malfunction caused $75,000 worth of damage to a Millville home, early Sunday morning. According to the Delaware State Fire Marshal, crews responded to the 35000 block of Hoot Owl Lane just before 3 a.m. When they arrived, they found the attached garage well involved with fire extending into the home. Crews were on... → Read More

Clay Conaway rape trial: Day 6

SUSSEX CO., Del. – Day six of Clay Conaway’s rape trial is over in Georgetown. For the first time, the jury heard Conaway’s side of the story as they watched a video of him being questioned by a detective about two months after his accuser says he raped her. In the 40 minute long video, Conaway is questioned by a Delaware State... → Read More

Police investigating fatal Frankford bike accident

Delaware State Police FRANKFORD, Del. – Delaware State Police say a 62-year-old man died after being hit by a car while riding a bike, Friday night. According to officials, Tony Townsend was biking around 8:55 p.m. northbound on DuPont Boulevard (U.S. 113) in the left lane just south of Hickory Street. Police say a driver in a Ford Escape, also... → Read More

Police investigating fatal Selbyville accident

SELBYVILLE, Del. – Delaware State Police are investigating after a woman died in a two car crash, Saturday night. According to officials, the accident happened at the intersection of Gum Road and Roxanna Road at 7:52 p.m. Police say a 74-year-old woman was driving a Nissan Altima, south on Gum Road, when she reached the stop sign at the intersection... → Read More

Dover burglary investigation, reward offered

DOVER, Del. – Police are investigating a burglary that happened on Friday and they’re offering a reward for information leading to an arrest. According to Dover Police, a burglar broke into a home in the 2000 block of Horsepond Road between 12:15 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. on August 16th. Investigators say the subject rummaged through two bedrooms and got away... → Read More

Fire damages Dagsboro Main Street business

DAGSBORO, Del. – Dagsboro Paint and Wallpaper, a longtime downtown business, was badly damaged in a fire on Saturday. According to the Dagsboro Volunteer Fire Department, crews responded at 11:19 to the store at 33256 Main Street. It’s not clear yet as to what caused the fire or exactly how much damage was done. There are no reports of injuries... → Read More

Easton Police searching for armed robber, clerk assaulted

EASTON, Md. – The Easton Police Department says it is looking for a man who robbed a gas station clerk at gunpoint, on Friday. The robbery happened at Carroll’s Fuel, on 8276 Elliott Road, near the Walmart and Starbucks. According to officials, the clerk says a man entered the store with a handgun and demanded the cashier open the register.... → Read More

Salisbury crash investigation, 19-year-old killed

SALISBURY, Md. – Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal car accident that happened Saturday night in Salisbury. Police say the crash happened at 8:53 p.m. on the Salisbury Bypass. The driver, Nicholas Reidell, was driving a 1986 Toyota Tacoma southbound near Jersey Road when he reportedly lost control of the car. The 19-year-old drove off the road and hit... → Read More

Police searching for Rehoboth robbery suspect

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – Delaware State Police say they are searching for a man who robbed the Marshall’s department store, Friday evening. According to officials, a man walked into Marshall’s, at 18578 Coastal Highway near the Tanger Outlets, around 4:51 p.m. The man reportedly put items in a bag and was walking out when an employee confronted him. But police... → Read More

Police: Fugitive arrested at campground with drugs, cash and weapons

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. – Delaware State Police say a man, wanted out of Pennsylvania, was arrested at a Delaware campground on Friday. According to Delaware State Police, John Wolfe was a known fugitive that was possibly staying at the Big Oaks Trailer and Camping Park in Rehoboth Beach. Investigators say they saw the 43-year-old walking near a tent at the... → Read More

DEVELOPING: Body found in canal near Bethany Beach

BETHANY BEACH, Del. – Police in the Bethany Beach area are investigating after they tell 47 ABC that a body was pulled from the South Bethany Canal, Friday evening. It’s not clear exactly when the find was made but police say the body is now being taken to a facility to be examined. On Friday night, the South Bethany Police... → Read More

Felton home shot at, police investigating

FELTON, Del. – Delaware State Police are trying to find the person who shot at a home in Felton, Friday night. Troopers say a man was inside his home on Appalachian Drive, around 8:15 p.m., when he heard a loud noise. He went to his bedroom and noticed drywall all over his bed and floor, a bullet hole in the... → Read More

Police find drugs and almost $7,000 during traffic stop, two 18-year-olds charged

ELLENDALE, Del. – Two 18-year-olds from Pennsylvania are facing multiple drug charges after police reportedly found almost 190 grams of marijuana and other drugs in their car, Saturday night. Delaware State Police says a Trooper stopped a black Mercedes Benz for speeding on S. DuPont Hwy., south of Fleatown Rd. in Ellendale, around 5 p.m. Police identified the driver as 18 year... → Read More

Police: Bicyclist injured after swerving into car, not wearing helmet

LEWES, Del. – The Lewes Police Department says a bicyclist was injured after she swerved into a car, Saturday morning. Officials say the accident happened around 11:45 a.m. in the 300 block of E. Savannah Road. A 61-year-old woman was reportedly riding a bicycle when she left the bike lane and hit a car that was driving next to her.... → Read More