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Young woman from Eastern Shore dies in Delaware car accident

Delaware State Police have identified a young Eastern Shore woman who died in a car accident last week in central Delaware, apparently after suffering a brain aneurysm. The accident happened at about 7:51 a.m. June 29, on Willow Grove Road in the Dover area. Her gray 2004 Pontiac Vibe drove off the road, spun around, hit a utility pole, and ended up overturned in a ditch, say Delaware State Police.
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Dover Police Issues Theft Warning, Elantra and Sonata Owners

DOVER, Md.-The Dover Police Department is alerting residents and drivers about a string of thefts and attempted thefts of Hyundai Elantras and Sonatas. According to police, in the past 7-10 days, Dover Police has investigated at least 5 incidents of attempted or successful theft of the makes and models-specifically 2015-2017 models. The suspects are using a 'hot wiring' method to steal the vehicles.

Man Killed, Suspect At Large In Easton Shooting, Police Say

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man was killed Sunday evening in a shooting in Talbot County, authorities said Monday. The deadly shooting was reported shortly before 6:30 p.m. at a home on Prospect Avenue in Easton, the Easton Police Department said. Officers called to the scene found the victim shot once, police said. He was given first aid and taken to a hospital, where he died of his injuries. Based on a preliminary investigation, police believe the victim was involved in a dispute with the suspect that escalated when the suspect opened fire. The suspect had fled by the time police arrived. Police believe the suspect knew the victim, but no details about his identity were immediately released. The age and name of the victim were not immediately available Monday morning. The deadly shooting remains under investigation.

Three Charged for Auto Shop Burglary

Delaware State Police have arrested Stacy Dyson, 41, of Delmar, Timothy Dyson, 38, and Michael Lecates, 22, both of Laurel, DE following the burglary of an auto shop that took place in the Delmar area. “On Friday, July 1, 2022, at approximately 9:25 a.m., troopers responded to West Auto located...

Suspect sought in Easton homicide

EASTON — A search is underway for homicide suspect Jalyn Esta Barney. Police say he is considered armed and dangerous. Barney is being sought in connection to the murder of an Easton man on July 3. Barney is described as being a 21-year-old, five-foot-nine, 140-pound, brown-skinned male. Anyone with...

Dover Police issuing theft warning to Hyundai owners

Dover Police issued a warning to owners of two Hyundai models that there have been a series of thefts of those vehicles in the past two weeks. Officials said in the past 7-10 days, five different 2015-2017 models of Elantras and Sonatas have either been the target of an attempted or successful vehicle theft.

Troopers Identify Young Woman Killed In Camden-Wyoming Accident

Delaware State Police have identified the victim who died during a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred on June 29, 2022, in the Camden-Wyoming area as Phylicia Galvin, 21, of Greensboro, Maryland. Original Story. Delaware State Police are investigating a fatal motor vehicle collision that occurred in the Camden-Wyoming area...

Three suspects arrested for alleged $11,100 auto shop burglary in Delaware

DELMAR, Del. - Three people are facing several charges after police say they burglarized an auto shop, stealing thousands of dollars worth of items. Stacy Dyson, 41, of Delmar, Timothy Dyson, 38, and Michael Lecates, 22, were all arrested after police were called to a reported burglary at West Auto located at 36609 Sussex Highway in Delmar on Friday.

Man Killed Following Easton Shooting

EASTON, Md.- A man has been killed following a shooting in Easton Sunday evening. Easton Police says they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound around 6:30 p.m. at 108 Prospect Ave. Officers began life saving measures until Talbot County Paramedics arrived. On the way to the University of Maryland, Easton Hospital, he died from his injuries.

Dover police seek clues after body is found in river

Police in Dover are looking for clues after a man's body was found in the Saint Jones River Saturday afternoon. Kayakers found the body along the shore behind Capitol Green and notified authorities, police said. Police and firefighters recovered the body. Due to the advanced state of decomposition, all that's...

Summer tourism booming in Rehoboth Beach amid inflation concerns and short-staffing

Delaware’s beaches are open and operating this summer as if COVID-19 never existed. Delaware residents join thousands of visitors on the Rehoboth Beach boardwalk, waiting in lines outside their favorite ice cream shop, restaurant, or Funland ride. State and city restrictions have long been lifted, and the majority of businesses have returned to their pre-pandemic business models.

Milton celebrates the 4th of July with a festival

MILTON, Del. – The Milton 4th of July festival was filled with games, food, family, and fun. Attendees say it’s important to come together to celebrate with where are as a country right now. “I think it brings everybody together, at this time I think its real crucial...