Dover man faces burglary, forgery and other charges

SEAFORD – City of Seaford police arrested a 28-year-old Dover man on burglary, forgery and other charges in their investigation of several incidents. Police on June 15 responded to Liquid Assets Liquor Store on Bridgeville Highway, in which undisclosed items were taken. Through investigation, police identified James Green-Surman as the suspect, Seaford Police Department spokesman […]

Felton man charged in garage burglary

GREENWOOD – A 34-year-old Felton man was arrested on burglary charges after he was observed breaking into a garage, according to Delaware State Police. Jesse Nichols was charged with burglary third, burglary second and felony theft.  He was arraigned before the Justice of the Peace Court 2 and committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution on […]

Seaford police: Salisbury woman messages cop, charged with prostitution

SEAFORD – A Salisbury woman who allegedly sent a Facebook message to a police officer faces prostitution charges after she offered sexual favors in return for money. Brittany Starns, 28, was taken into custody by city of Seaford police officers Tuesday, June 19 in the parking lot of a restaurant in the 23000 block of […]

Investigation continues into attached garage blaze

SELBYVILLE – A fire June 18 in an attached garage of a single-family dwelling near Selbyville appears to be intentionally set, Delaware State Fire Marshal’s investigation determined. Fire fighters from Roxana Volunteer Fire Company, assisted by Selbyville and Frankford personnel found flames showing from the attached garage in the 27000 block of Shipwreck Drive, Chief […]

Laurel man faces unlawful sexual contact charge

SEAFORD – A 30-year-old Laurel man wanted by Seaford city police for unlawful sexual contact turned himself into police on Monday, June 18. Patrick Horsey was charged with one count of second degree unlawful sexual contact, according to Seaford Police Department spokesman Senior Cpl. Eric Chambers. A warrant had been issued for Horsey. The charge […]

Frankford woman faces assault, other charges

FRANKFORD – Delaware State Police charged a Frankford woman with assault and other offenses stemming from a June 4 domestic incident in which she allegedly struck her 60-year-old husband several times with a hammer. On Thursday, June 14 at approximately 12:21 p.m., Kimberly F. Church, 52, was apprehended by the Georgetown Police Department in the […]

Millsboro police salute ‘Core Value’ honoree

MILLSBORO – Millsboro Police Department honored Sequoi Eley with the police department’s “Core Value” award Tuesday, June 12 at the Millsboro Housing for Progress annual meeting. The event was held at the Georgia House Restaurant. Mr. Eley is a young man who grew up in one of MHP’s properties, and he recently graduated from Sussex […]

State police: Bridgeville man arrested after striking brother with vehicle

BRIDGEVILLE – Delaware State Police arrested a Bridgeville man after he allegedly struck his younger brother with a vehicle during a family domestic dispute. State troopers were dispatched Monday, June 11 shortly after 5 p.m. to the 20700 block of Booker T. Washington Street for a domestic incident. Initial investigation revealed during the domestic incident […]

Multiple arrests in month-long drug probe

GREENWOOD – A month-long drug investigation culminated Monday with multiple arrests. Investigation determined that cocaine and heroin were being distributed from aresidence in the 10900 block of Webb Farm Road. On June 11 at approximately 6:04 a.m., the Sussex County Drug Unit with assistance from the Sussex Governor’s Task Force and the Special Operations Response […]

Sussex correctional officer faces receiving a bribe, other charges

GEORGETOWN – A correctional officer faces charges that include receiving a bribe while on the job at the Sussex Correctional Institution in Georgetown. Corey C. Davis, 47, of Delmar, was arrested June 6 following a joint investigation by the Department of Correction and Delaware State Police. Taken into custody at SCI, Davis was charged with […]