Laurel: Substitute teacher charged with offensively touching student

LAUREL – A 45-year-old Seaford man employed as a substitute teacher faces an offensive touching charge stemming from a complaint filed by the mother of a Laurel Middle School student in March of this year. Michael Luciano, 45 was hired by the Laurel School District 10 days prior to the incident as a substitute teacher, […]

Dagsboro: Suspects sought in home invasion robbery

DAGSBORO – Delaware State Police are seeking five black male suspects wanted in a home invasion robbery early Sunday morning in which a 51-year-old man was assaulted. Preliminary investigation determined the incident occurred at approximately 2:20 a.m., Sunday, Aug. 5 in the 30000 block of Power Plant Road, Dagsboro. The victim informed troopers someone knocked […]

Millsboro woman arrested following domestic altercation

MILLSBORO – Delaware State Police arrested a 25-year-old Millsboro woman after a domestic altercation led to another woman sustaining serious injuries. Investigation determined Yeiricel Contreras-Garcia struck the motorcycle operated by her husband with her vehicle, a Nissan Armada, after she saw her husband driving with his girlfriend on the back of the bike, state police […]

Girl on bike injured when struck by SUV

GEORGETOWN – A 7-year-old girl injured when she was struck by an SUV while riding a bicycle has spurred a public safety reminder from town of Georgetown police. The incident occurred Aug. 1 at about 6:20 p.m. at East North Street east of North Railroad Avenue, Georgetown Police Department spokesman Det. Joey Melvin said. Investigation […]

Moped crash: Laurel man jailed on 7th DUI offense

LAUREL – A Laurel man was arrested and jailed Wednesday on a 7th DUI offense and other charges during Delaware State Police investigation of a moped crash. Bruce G. Williams Jr., 54, was charged with 7th offense DUI after six prior offenses; driving after judgment prohibited; driving while suspended or revoked; failure to have insurance […]

Soldering sparks ceiling fire at Georgetown KFC/Taco Bell

GEORGETOWN – The Delaware Office of the State Fire Marshal has determined that a fire Tuesday night inside the Kentucky Fried Chicken/Taco Bell restaurant in Georgetown was accidental. According to Assistant State Fire Marshal Michael G. Chionchio, the blaze occurred shortly after 7 p.m., July 31 at the restaurant located at 400 North DuPont Highway. […]

Victim identified in fatal boating accident

FENWICK ISLAND – DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police Monday identified the victim in Saturday’s fatal boating accident off Little Assawoman Bay in Sussex County as Dr. Stephen Greenhouse, 53, of Bethesda, Md. Dr. Greenhouse was operating a personal watercraft on July 28 when he was involved in a collision with another personal watercraft. […]

State Police: Millsboro man robbed, assaulted, kidnapped elderly couple

REHOBOTH BEACH – Delaware State Police arrested a Millsboro man police say robbed, assaulted and kidnapped an elderly Rehoboth Beach couple Saturday. Steven Snell, taken into custody at a residence in Pot-Nets Creekside in Millsboro, faces numerous charges stemming from the incident that began Saturday morning involving an 81-year-old woman and her 82-year-old husband at […]

Fish & Wildlife police investigating fatal boating accident in Sussex

FENWICK ISLAND – DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police officers are investigating a fatal boating accident involving personal watercraft Saturday. According to DNREC Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police, a 53-year-old man, who was operating a personal watercraft, was pronounced dead at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md. The incident occurred at approximately 1:41 […]

Georgetown man jailed after threatening man with shotgun

GEORGETOWN – Delaware State Police arrested a Georgetown man after he threatened another man with a shotgun during a domestic argument. Leeron Sabb, 55, faces several offenses stemming from the incident that occurred Friday, July 27 in the 20000 block of Donovans Road, state police spokesman Master Cpl. Melissa Jaffe said. A 26-year-old woman told […]