UPDATE: 2 Missing Children Found in Georgetown – Mother Arrested


UPDATED – 4-16-20 4:15pm – Harrington Police have arrested 26 year old Shantel Knight of Dover after they responded to a possible kidnapping complaint on Wednesday. Police say Knight, who is the biological mother of the two children had been watching the house on Thorpe Street where the boys were in a foster home. When the boys came outside to play, she took the boys and drove off. Knight’s vehicle was found in the Georgetown area and stopped by Georgetown and State Police. Knight was arrested and charged with interference with custody of a child less than 16 years old. One child was located in the vehicle – the other was found with another family member. Knight is being held at SCI in default of a $1500 secured bond.

The Harrington Police Department is currently seeking the whereabouts of two missing children 8 year old Anthony Rasin and 6 year old Jermiah Knight – both are black. In the photo Anthony is on the right Jermiah is on the left. The children are believed to be in the custody of their mother, 26 year old Shantel Knight. The children are under the Division of Family Services foster program and were taken from the area of Thorpe Street in Harrington this afternoon by Shantel Knight. She was last seen driving a maroon SUV, believed to be a Chevrolet Equinox with a possible Delaware registration number of PC10883. Anyone with information is asked to call the Harrington Police Department at 302-398-4493 or Crime Stopper at 1-800-TIP-3333.