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Hotel executive charged in connection with loan fraud attempts tied to Cecil County...

An executive of a New Jersey-based hotel management company with properties in Delaware  is facing federal charges linked to applying for bank loans from a Cecil County financial institution. Cecil Daily reported that Mehul “Mike”...

Attorney General’s office to look into complaints at Glasgow Court mobile home community

The Delaware Attorney General’s Office is looking into long-running complaints about  Glasgow Court mobile home park in Bear. “Our office shares the concerns of other state and local agencies about issues in Glasgow Court, and...

Florida man, Baltimore teen arrested in connection with package drop off used in ...

New Castle County Police were able to put an end to  a "grandma scam" and recover nearly $30,000 in proceeds. Police were dispatched to a residence on Thunder Gulch for a report of  individuals attempting...

Grain reopens after car damages wall on Saturday night

A popular Newark restaurant was temporarily closed after the building was struck by a vehicle. At about 10 p.m. Saturday, police were called to Grain Craft Bar + Kitchen for a report of a vehicle...

Proposed New Castle County budget keeps phased in property tax hike

New Castle County Executive Matthew Meyer presented a proposed  Fiscal Year 2020 budget that continues the phased-in 15 percent property tax hike. Meyer was able to push through a three percent increase in the lodging...

State Police investigating reports of undelivered goods from now-closed Sussex appliance store

The Delaware State Police Financial Crimes Unit is investigating an appliance business that did not make good on sales. The investigation dates back to early February when troopers were made aware of a customer purchasing...

State warns employers about W-2 phishing scams

The Delaware  Department of Justice’s Consumer Protection Unit is cautioning Delaware  employers to be on guard for fake IRS phone call scams and IRS Form W-2 email phishing scams that are targeting Delaware employers. The Consumer...

Two men charged with using tow truck to steal vehicles in New Castle County

Two men have been arrested on charges of using a tow truck to steal vehicles. New Castle County Police reported that since January, they have received multiple reports of stolen cars, throughout the county.  It...

Lawyer gets 15-month suspension after guns, drug found in car

A Wilmington attorney  has been suspended for a total  15 months from practicing law  after a traffic stop found him in possession of loaded guns and a prescription drug  while under the influence of...

Suspect sought in connection with shoplifting ring targeting Nordstrom stores

Delaware State Police are attempting to locate Kimberly Akisha Lingham-Bailey, 37, of Philadelphia in connection with a shoplifting ring that targets Nordstrom stores. The  suspect has been identified as one of three suspects involved in...