Lewes Woman Charged With Burglary, Attacking Disabled Person


A 31-year-old Lewes woman faces burglary and assault charges after an incident that occurred yesterday on Burton Avenue in Rehoboth Beach. Police say they received a trespassing complaint around 11 am. Troopers spoke with the 63-year-old homeowner, who told them that an acquaintance of his– Brienna Wildy– had entered his shed without his permission, despite her not being welcome on his property. Wildy Troopers learned that Wildy also confronted a disabled 57-year-old woman at the shed. Wildy attacked the woman with a wooden board, causing swelling on her arm. She continued arguing with the homeowner after the assault until troopers arrived at the scene. Wildy has been charged with the following crimes:

  • Burglary Second Degree (Felony)
  • Assault Second Degree (Felony)
  • Aggravated Menacing

Wildy was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Court 2 and was released on $5,000 unsecured bond.