Seaford Brothers Arrested on Theft, Related Charges


Delaware State Police have arrested two brothers in connection with a residential burglary in Seaford.

The incident took place last Wednesday, March 20 just before 5:30 p.m. Troopers were dispatched to the 24000 block of German Road for a reported burglary. Upon arrival, Troopers made contact with the victim, who advised that her residence had been burglarized while she was at work. Authorities discovered a damaged window and numerous stolen items including 2 television, an electronic tablet, and two remote control helicopters.

Through an investigation, Troopers were able to identify the suspects as 32-year-old Josh Holt and 34-year-old John Holt, both of Seaford.

On Monday, the brothers were apprehended by Seaford Police and transported to Delaware State Police Troop 5 where they were both charged with second degree burglary, conspiracy in the second degree, theft under 1500 dollars and criminal mischief. They were arraigned and released on their own recognizance.