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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

Chincoteague home destroyed in fire

CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. – At least seven fire department responded to a house fire on Chincoteague Island around 5 p.m. on Friday. According to officials, when crews arrived they saw flames coming from a three story home at 5080 Wildcat Lane. There’s no word yet on whether anyone was injured, how much damage was done or what sparked the... → Read More

Dover barber shop shooting injures one man

DOVER, Del – Police say a man was shot at a Dover salon on Saturday afternoon and now they are looking for the person who pulled the trigger. Officers responded to Janaid’s Salon around 3:10 p.m. on West Loockerman Street for reports of a shooting. A 31-year-old male victim was found with a single gunshot wound to his shoulder area.... → Read More

Police: Man arrested for threatening people with a gun at a bar

WOODSIDE, Del. – Delaware State Police say they arrested a Virginia man at a sports bar after he pointed a gun at people and threatened them, early Saturday morning. Troopers responded to the Green Stinger Sports Bar and Grill, in the Woodside Plaza, around 1 a.m. They learned that Cameron Houck, of Virginia, was involved in a fight with several... → Read More

Berlin teen murdered: "That was the last person we expected"

BERLIN, Md. – The community at Decatur Apartments is mourning the loss of a life taken too soon, after Dehaven Nichols was found dead in the woods there Wednesday night. Those we spoke to say the 17-year-old had so much more life to live and now they’re left with so many questions. “I just did not see that coming,” says Nick... → Read More

Nanticoke Road repairs almost complete

SALISBURY, Md. – The Maryland State Highway Administration anticipates repairs to be done on Nanticoke Road by the middle of the week. Officials tell 47 ABC that the guardrail was supposed to be installed Monday but the road work was canceled because of the rain. Construction should continue Tuesday and the guardrail installation is expected to take about two days. This... → Read More

Commercial fire at Worcester County lumber yard

SNOW HILL, Md. – Several fire departments responded to a fire at a Worcester County lumber yard, just after noon on Tuesday. According to Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Company, crews responded to Millville Lumber Co. at 6781 Snow Hill Road, at 12:16 p.m. for a “commercial structure fire”. Mutual aid was requested from the Salisbury Fire Department at 12:21 p.m. It’s unclear... → Read More

Cambridge house fire: $110,000 in damages

CAMBRIDGE, Md. – Crews say a boiler malfunction caused $110,000 worth of damage to a home, Tuesday morning. Firefighters from Cambridge, Hurlock, Secretary and East New Market Fire departments responded to Fairmount Avenue, around 9:30 a.m. It took 65 firefighters about an hour to control the blaze. Investigators say the home’s boiler, inside a utility closet, wasn’t working properly and… → Read More

How to stick with New Year's resolutions

SALISBURY, Md. – Resolutions are practically synonymous with the New Year. A common goal is to eat healthier and go to the gym. But ask anyone and they’ll likely tell you about someone who has previously lost sight of their resolution. 47 ABC spoke with a local gym owner and trainer, as well as a dietitian, to learn about some... → Read More

UPDATE: DSP arrest suspect wanted in connection to New Year's Day attempted burglary

LAUREL, Del. – Officials have arrested a man wanted in connection to a burglary that happened during the early morning hours on New Year’s Day. Delaware State Police responded to a house on Broad Drive, around 4 a.m., for reports of an attempted burglary. Investigators learned that Ronald T. Hastings, of Laurel, tried to break into the house. The... → Read More