DSP Make Arrests in Greenwood & Ellendale Drug Dealing


Six men from the Greenwood and Ellendale areas have been arrested following a Delaware State Police drug investigation. Police are still looking for two suspects. During June and July the DSP and DEA identified several residences and property lots in the Unity Lane area of Greenwood and the Metz Lane area of Ellendale that were…

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Maryland House Approves Bill Requiring Background Checks for Long Gun Purchases

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The Maryland House of Delegates passed a bill requiring background checks for purchases of all long guns, including shotguns and rifles on Monday night. Proponents of the legislation say it wouldn’t hinder law-abiding gun owners from obtaining weapons and could prevent mentally ill and criminal individuals from acquiring them. The bill was born out of…

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Millville Man Arrested After Domestic Incident with Parents


A domestic incident in Millville ended with gun fire Saturday night.  Delaware State Police were called to Dorothy Circle but learned the suspect, 40 year old Joshua Welsh had left the home – but possibly had several rifles and handguns in his possession.  Troopers spotted Welsh’s car and tried to stop him – but he…

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ATF & DSP Investigating Burglary at Milton Gun Shop

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A burglary at Hopkins Gun Shop in Milton is under investigation by the Delaware State Police and the ATF.  Police say a person wearing a mask forced entry into the business around 7am on Thursday and took multiple firearms – including handguns and rifles and left undetected.  The ATF is offering a reward for information…

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