Delaware State

Troopers Arrest Seaford Man for Illegal Firearm Purchase – Seaford

Seaford- The Delaware State Police have arrested Urundi Harris, 43, of Seaford, for making a false statement during the purchase of a firearm. On November 6, 2021 at 3:58 p.m., Troopers responded to a residence in the 27000 block of Hollyhock Lane, Seaford, in reference to a domestic disturbance. During the investigation, Harris indicated he had recently purchased a firearm. It was further discovered Harris is a person prohibited from purchasing, possessing, and owning a firearm. With the assistance of the Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms Task Force (ATF), and State Bureau of Identification (SBI), it was discovered Harris had falsified his paperwork when purchasing the firearm.
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Gold Alert Issued For Missing Seaford Woman- Seaford

Seaford– Delaware State Police Troop 5 have issued a Gold Alert for 57-year-old Terry D. Williams. Williams was last heard from in early September 2021, and was believed to have been in the Sussex County area. Attempts to locate or communicate with her have been unsuccessful and there is a concern for her safety and wellbeing.
US News and World Report

Police: Teen Escaped Juvenile Detention Facility

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A teen has escaped from a secure juvenile detention facility, Delaware State Police said Tuesday. Troopers were called to the Ferris School in Wilmington on Monday afternoon and learned that a 16-year-old Newport boy had escaped, police said in a news release Tuesday. The teen...

New Castle-area house fire under investigation

The Delaware State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the cause of a fire in a duplex near New Castle Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported on Booker Circle just after 1 p.m. on December 8, 2021, and arriving units found flames coming from the back of one of the residences.

Troopers Attempting to Locate Juvenile Escapee – Wilmington

Wilmington – Delaware State Police are currently investigating an escape from The Residential Cottages, a secure juvenile detention facility. The incident occurred on Monday, December 6, 2021 at approximately 4:04 p.m. when Troopers were dispatched to The Residential Cottages located at 659 Centre Road, Wilmington. Upon arrival, Troopers learned that 16-year-old Domingo Figueroa of Newport, Delaware, had escaped while being escorted on foot from the outside recreational area to the building.

Driver Overturns Vehicle Into A Creek In Hockessin

At approximately 2:53 Tuesday afternoon the New Castle County Paramedics, Cranston Heights Fire Company, Delaware State Police Aviation (Trooper 4), and the New Castle County Swift Water Rescue Team were dispatched to Hercules Road at Lancaster Pike for a motor vehicle collision with rollover. New Castle County Paramedics arrived on...

Spice up Your Holiday With Fusion Dishes From Delaware Chefs

This holiday season, add a little international flair to your dinner table with these homemade dishes from talented Delaware chefs. Like most of the country, Delaware is a multicultural melting pot, and the proof is on the holiday table. Depending on the host’s heritage, the cuisine will vary. These dishes are prime examples.

Davis named Gatorade Player of the Year for Delaware

On Tuesday, South Carolina Gamecocks quarterback commitment Braden Davis was named Gatorade Player of the Year in the state of Delaware. The official release is posted below. In its 37th year of honoring the nation’s best high school athletes, Gatorade today announced Braden Davis of Middletown High School is the 2021-22 Gatorade Delaware Football Player of the Year. Davis is the third Gatorade Delaware Football Player of the Year to be chosen from Middletown High School.
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How to watch Delaware vs. Lafayette: TV channel, NCAAB live stream info, start time

The Lafayette Leopards have enjoyed the comforts of home their last two games, but now they must head out on the road. They will square off against the Delaware Fightin' Blue Hens at 7 p.m. ET Wednesday at Bob Carpenter Center Acierno Arena. Lafayette will be seeking to avenge the 81-73 loss they suffered the last time these two teams played Nov. 16 of 2019.

Livestreaming becomes a mainstay in Delaware's legislature

State lawmakers announce the return of livestreaming during committee meetings next year. The pandemic forced lawmakers to meet virtually for the first time ever — and they found members of the public were glad to have the option of logging in from home rather than driving to Dover. Committee...