Ocean View Murder Suspect Extradited From Md.


A Hebron man has been extradited to Delaware to face murder charges in connection with the death of a woman in Bethany Crest.

According to Delaware State Police, 38-year-old Jason Meredith is being held at SCI on $326,000 cash-only bond. He is charged with murder and other related offenses.

State Police also said an autopsy has determined that 55-year-old Cheryl Beckett-Brown died of injuries caused by a gunshot wound early October 21st. Meredith was tracked to Hebron and arrested that same morning.

Delaware State Police also said the investigation into the incident continues. Anyone with information is asked to contact DSP at 302-741-2821 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 800-TIP-3333.