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  1. Suspect WantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    On September 18, 2018, the pictured suspect presented a demanding note to the Wells Fargo Bank teller located at 2011 Concord Pike in Wilmington. The note implied that he was armed with an explosive device.

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  2. Scam Warnings In Wake of Hurricane FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    WILMINGTON, Del.- In the wake of Hurricane Florence, the Investor Protection Unit of the Delaware Department of Justice is warning investors to watch out for opportunistic investment or charitable scams. Red flags for scams include unsolicited emails, social media messages, crowdfunding pitches or telephone calls promoting investment pools or bonds to help storm victims, water removal or purification technologies, electricity-generating devices and distressed real estate remediation programs, the IPU said.

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  3. Dover Man Sentenced to Over 17 Years in Federal PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    WILMINGTON, Del.- On August 24, 2018 a Dover man was sentenced to 17 and a half years in federal prison. 37-year-old Malik Nasir of Dover has been convicted on numerous gun and drug charges after numerous complaints regarding suspicious activity around Nasir's storage unit in Dover in December of 2015.

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  4. Cold Case Cards Come To Delaware Correctional FacilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    In fact, every year the Delaware Department of Correction sells 8,000 playing cards to its inmates at various facilities. On these cards, they will display the faces of deceased individuals in Delaware who were murdered, or whose cases went unsolved.

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  5. Diocese: Delaware Priest Attacked at Church Out of HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Catholic Diocese of Wilmington spokesman Bob Krebs confirmed Wednesday by telephone that the Rev. William Graney was released and continues to recover.

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  6. Number of English Learners Students is on the RiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    According to a study, conducted by the Rodel Foundation and the Delaware Hispanic Commission, only in Sussex County, the number of English learners students has increased 597% since 1997. "With numbers growing like this, more resources are necessary," Says Neil Kirschling, head of the education committee of the Delaware Hispanic Commission.

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  7. Catholic Priest Assaulted, Doused in Wine at Delaware ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Police say an elderly Catholic priest was assaulted, doused in wine and then hit on the head with the wine bottle inside a Delaware church. New Castle County police say Resurrection Parish employees found a man punching and kicking Rev.

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  8. DSP Responding to Serious Millsboro CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A furniture store in Laurel and in Salisbury is angering some customers, as they claim the store is accepting purchases, but not delivering furniture in a timely fashion, or in some cases, at all. A furniture store in Laurel and in Salisbury is angering some customers, as they claim the store is accepting purchases, but not delivering furniture in a timely fashion, or in some cases, at all.

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  9. Smyrna Waffle House Closed for Rodents, 'Gross Sanitary Conditions'Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    SMYRNA , Del.- The Delaware Division of Public Health says it ordered the closure of the Waffle House in Smyrna on Tuesday after an inspection revealed a rodent infestation and "gross unsanitary conditions." According to DPH spokesperson Andrea Wojcik, the division's Office of Food Protection received two complaints from the same source on Tuesday about mice seen at the restaurant.

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  10. 2 Arrested Following Assault Investigation in MilfordRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Anthony Penawell, 24, and Tiffany A. Wolfe, 32, both of Milford, were arrested May 5. On that day, Penawell allegedly assaulted the victim in a parking lot on North Walnut Street in the downtown area. It happened around 8:40 a.m., police said.

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  11. Final Case Review Set for Dance Instructor in Child Sex CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    A judge is holding a final case review with attorneys in advance of the trial of a Delaware dance instructor accused of unlawful sexual contact with a teenage boy in Dover. Boitsov was arrested last June at the Ellison School of Ballet in New York City.

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  12. Traffic Stop Leads to Shoplifting Arrest of Lincoln ManRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Milford Police said officers arrested a Lincoln man when they pulled him over for a traffic stop and found that he had been wanted for a shoplifting incident in April. Milford Police said officers pulled David J. Lewis , 36 of Lincoln, over in the area of Northwest Front Street on Tuesday.

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  13. DE: Vote Delayed on Assisted-Suicide BillRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    The Delaware House of Representatives has put off a vote on a bill allowing doctor-assisted suicide in the state. The Delaware State News reports that the vote was delayed Thursday because a lawmaker reversed support for the legislation.

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  14. Harbeson Man Arrested for 5th DUIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware State Police say on Thurs., April 26, at approximately 3:59 p.m., troopers were dispatched to Lewes Georgetown Hwy in the area of Rogers Ave. in reference to a crash involving two vehicles. Further investigation revealed that a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado Pickup truck was traveling eastbound on Lewes Georgetown Hwy when it crossed the center line and into the westbound lane, striking a 2001 GMC Sierra Pickup truck.

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  15. DNREC's Division of Parks & Recreation to Dedicate Forest in Each CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Students from Maple Lane Elementary School join Governor John Carney and DNREC at the Tulip Tree Woods Nature Preserve in Brandywine Creek State Park to dedicate the park as part of the Old Growth Forest Network. WILMINGTON, Del.

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  16. Mumps Cases in Delaware Rise To 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    GEORGETOWN, De.- The Delaware Division of Public Health has confirmed a total 15 cases of the mumps, as part of an ongoing investigation of an outbreak among attendees at two multi-cultural dances in New Castle County. Nine of the fifteen persons with mumps attended either the Feb. 10 or March 3, 2018, social dance that took place at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington.

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  17. Court Upholds Conspiracy Conviction in Fatal Bathroom AttackRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware's Supreme Court has upheld the conspiracy conviction of a teenage girl in a school bathroom attack that left a 16-year-old classmate dead. In an order dated Tuesday, the court rejected the girl's arguments that there was insufficient evidence to convict her in the April 2016 attack that left Amy Joyner-Francis dead.

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  18. Former Chief Prosecutor Files to Run for Delaware AGRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Former state prosecutor Kathy Jennings has officially entered the race for Delaware attorney general, setting up a Democratic primary contest in September. The 65-year-old Jennings filed campaign papers with the state election commission Monday.

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  19. Co-owner of Lewes Daily Market Sentenced for Child PornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    WILMINGTON, Del. The co-owner of the Lewes Daily Market, who pleaded guilty in December to accessing child pornography, has been sentenced to 40 months in federal prison followed by 10 years of supervised release in Delaware, federal prosecutors announced Thursday.

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  20. DART Service Change Approved for MayRead the original story

    Apr 5, 2018 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Delaware Transit Corporation on Thursday announced changes to DART Statewide Bus Services have been approved to become effective Sunday, May 20. Below are the changes by county. Bold type indicates a change from or an addition to the original proposal based on public comments.

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