2 Arrested For Attempted Burglary, Other Offenses

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Aaron Pepe

Jason Reuter

Two Dagsboro men have been arrested for attempted burglary and other related charges.

According to Delaware State Police, troopers who investigated an attempted burglary report at a home on Vines Creek Road Tuesday morning discovered that two people were removing three window air conditioning units. Police obtained a vehicle tag number and went to a local residence, where the air conditioners were in the front yard.

The suspects arrived in the pick-up truck and 30-year-old Jason Reuter and 27-year-old Aaron Pepe were taken into custody without incident. State Police also said Pepe was in possession of a small amount of heroin.

Delaware State Police listed these charges:

The suspects were transported back to Troop 4 where they were charged with the following crimes:

Jason Reuter

  • Attempted Burglary 2nd Degree (Felony)
  • Theft Under $1,500 Where Victim is 62 Years of Age or Older (Felony)
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree (Felony)
  • Criminal Mischief Under $1,000 Damage

He was arraigned in the Justice of the Peace Court #2 and released on $4,500 unsecured bond.

Aaron Pepe

  • Attempted Burglary 2nd Degree (Felony)
  • Theft Under $1,500 Where Victim is 62 Years of Age or Older (Felony)
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree (Felony)
  • Criminal Mischief Under $1,000 Damage
  • Driving While Suspended
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance

He was arraigned in the Justice of the Peace Court #2 and committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution on $5,500 secured bond.