UPDATED: DSP Make Arrest in Frankford Murder; Victim Identified


UPDATED – 12/01/23 – Delaware State Police have arrested a Frankford man in the death of 22 year old Gabriel Dorman of Millsboro on Frankford School Road a week ago. Investigation into a report of shots fired has been determined to be unfounded. Police have identified and arrested 38 year old Jeremiah Handy of Frankford…

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Preventing Scooter Crashes on Coastal Highway Shoulder


Last Sunday’s motor scooter (moped) crash on the shoulder of Coastal Highway at Church Street outside of Rehoboth was indeed similar to the previous ones. Sr. Cpl. Jason Hatchell, state police spokesman, says the 18-year-old male rider was headed north along the shoulder approaching Church Street as this Mitsubishi Eclipse was turning across from the…

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13 Students, 1 Other Driver Hurt In Milford School Bus Crash


13 students on a school bus and one adult required hospital treatment Thursday morning following a crash involving a Milford School District bus. According to Milford Police, officers responded Thursday morning to a reported collision at South Rehoboth Boulevard and Southeast Front Street (SR 36). An investigation determined that the westbound bus which was transporting…

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Delmar Fire Truck, Tractor Trailer Collide On Route 13

photo courtesy of Eric Reitsnyder

Delmar Police are investigating an accident involving a local fire department truck and a tractor trailer on Route 13 near Line Road. The collision Tuesday morning left several people with minor injuries. The Delmar Fire Department said in a social media post that all fire personnel involved were home and resting later in the afternoon,…

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UPDATED: Bicyclist Seriously Injured in Rehoboth Avenue Crash


UPDATED – 7/11/21 8:20am – A Millsboro man has been charged with vehicular assault and other offenses after he struck a bicyclist on Rehoboth Avenue-extended Saturday afternoon. Delaware State Police say a 20 year old Rehoboth woman was riding on the westbound shoulder when 46 year old Derek White failed to stay in his traffic…

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Teens Injured in Dewey Jet-Ski Crash


Two 17-year-old males were injured yesterday, one seriously, after the personal watercraft they were riding collided in the Rehoboth Bay around 12:45 p.m. Sgt. Brooke Mitchell, Delaware Fish & Wildlife Natural Resources Police spokeswoman, says both were taken to the hospital where one was admitted in stable but serious condition.  The other was treated and…

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Millsboro Woman Charged with Assault after Collision and Fight


A Millsboro woman has been arrested after a domestic incident.  Delaware State Police were called to the area of Harbeson and Phillips Branch Roads for a fight.  Police found an SUV with substantial damage and a motorcycle on its side and a husband and wife arguing.  Police learned that 25 year old Yeiricel Contreras-Garcia collided…

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Amtrak’s Silver Star Collides with CSX Freight Train in South Carolina


Just after 2:30 this morning Amtrak train 91 – the Silver Star collided with a CSX freight train in near Cayce, South Carolina.  This train originated in New York yesterday and was bound to Miami, but also made stops yesterday in Trenton, Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore.  There are confirmed reports of two dead and about…

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