Subject Arrested on Weapon and Drug Charges

Incident #: 50-15-4959  Date/Time: February 26, 2015 at 6:17 PM

Location:  River Road and E. Water Street (Capital Green Development) Dover, DE

Narrative:

On February 26, 2015 at 6:17 pm Officers from the City of Dover TAC/ Operation Safe Streets Unit conducted a traffic stop near the intersection of River Road and E. Water Street in Capital Green development in Dover, DE. Upon contact with the operator he could not produce any identification and an odor of marijuana was detected coming from the vehicle. Officers had both the operator and the passenger exit the vehicle. After further investigation officers located a 9mm handgun and 18.7 grams of marijuana in the  possession of the operator/ defendant Wayne Kersey 2nd (23) of Dover. Defendant Kersey was processed and then arraigned at JP#7 on numerous criminal charges. Defendant Kersey was committed to James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in Smyrna, DE in default of $31,250.00 secured bond.

Officer releasing this information:

Lt. David E. Spicer

Criminal Investigation Unit Commander

Name: Wayne Kersey Age: 23 Resides: 400 Block of E. Water St. Dover, DE Charges: Possession with intent to deliver marijuana Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Possession of a Firearm during the commission of a Felony Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited Failure to use turn signal Carrying  a conceal deadly weapon.

Name: Wayne Kersey 2nd
Age: 23
Resides: 400 Block of E. Water St. Dover, DE
Charges: Possession with intent to deliver marijuana
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Possession of a Firearm during the commission of a Felony
Possession of Firearm by Person Prohibited
Failure to use turn signal
Carrying a conceal deadly weapon.

 

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Weekly Shoplifter Arrests 2/19/15-2/26/15

The Dover Police Department responded to 8  shoplifting calls between Noon on February 19th and Noon on February 26th.  Of those 8 shoplifting complaints, two are still under investigation and arrests were made/warrants obtained in 6 cases. A total of 8 adults were arrested or are wanted for shoplifting during this period.

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Two Wanted for Residential Burglary 2-25-15

Incident #: 50-15-4320  Date/Time: February 19, 2015 b/t 9:00AM-9:00PM

Location:  Unit Block of River Chase Drive, Dover, DE

Narrative:

A man and woman are wanted in connection with a residential burglary that occurred between 9:00Am and 9:00PM on February 19th.  Detectives were notified of the incident after the victim returned from a hospital visit and noticed a laptop computer and 60″ television were stolen.  The suspects made entry through a bedroom window.  Amanda Delgado, had stayed with the victim the night prior, as she is a member of the victims extended family.  The next day, when the victim left the residence for a hospital appointment, he made Amanda Delgado leave the residence as well.  Upon his return, the items were missing, and footprints in the snow were visible leading to/from the bedroom window where entry into the home was made.  A witness observed both Amanda and Obed Delgado inside the residence while the victim was away.  Both suspects are currently wanted on the following charges:

  • Burglary 2nd Degree
  • Theft Under $1,500.00 (Victim over 62-Felony)
  • Conspiracy 2nd Degree

Press Release Issued By:
Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

Obed Delgado Age: 27 Address: 100 Block Boyd Road, Magnolia, DE

Obed Delgado
Age: 27
Address: 100 Block Boyd Road, Magnolia, DE

Amanda Delgado Age: 26 Address: 100 Block Boyd Road, Magnolia, DE

Amanda Delgado
Age: 26
Address: 100 Block Boyd Road, Magnolia, DE

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Two Arrested During Drug Investigation 2-25-14

Incident #: 50-15-4738  Date/Time: February 24, 2015 at approximately 3:58PM

Location:  Dover Downs Casino Parking Lot (1131 North DuPont Highway)

Narrative:

The Dover Police Department Drug Unit and Safe Streets Unit, along with the Delaware State Police Drug Unit arrested two people in connection with an ongoing drug investigation.  Officers stopped Miranda Hart (27) in a red mini-van and detected a strong odor of marijuana coming form the vehicle.  Hart admitted to having marijuana in her possession and 6.3 grams of marijuana was found inside her waist.  A further search led to the discovery of 13 bags (.195 grams) of heroin being found in her possession as well.  While officers conducted an interview with Hart, she admitted that she was going to meet Jessie Mahoney to conduct a drug transaction.  During the stop, Mahoney approached and fled from officers on foot.  During the foot pursuit, one officer was kicked in the face by Mahoney while attempting to take Mahoney into custody.

Both suspects were arrested and charged with the following offenses:

Miranda Hart

  • Possession of Heroin
  • Possession of marijuana with aggravating factor
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Released $2,200 unsecured bond

Jessie Mahoney

  • Resisting arrest with force (felony)
  • Offensive touching of law enforcement officer
  • Released (Unknown bond info.)
Jessie Mahoney Age: 39 Address: Unit Block of Lotus Street, Smyrna, DE

Jessie Mahoney
Age: 39
Address: Unit Block of Lotus Street, Smyrna, DE

Miranda Hart Age: 27 Address: 1600 Block of South State Street, Dover, DE

Miranda Hart
Age: 27
Address: 1600 Block of South State Street, Dover, DE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press Release Issued By:
Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

 

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Dover Woman Arrested with 50 Bags of Heroin 2-25-15

Incident #: 50-15-4753  Date/Time: February 24, 2015 at approximately 4:00PM

Location:  Home Depot Parking Lot (801 North DuPont Highway)

Narrative:
At approximately 4:00PM, on Tuesday, February 24th, the Dover Police Department Safe Streets Unit and Drug Unit, along with the Delaware State Police Drug Unit contacted Cassie Lynch (30) during an active drug investigation.  After conducting a search of Lynch, it was discovered that she had 50 bags (.75 grams) of heroin in her possession.  Lynch was taken into custody without incident and was released on $10,200 unsecured bond after being charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession with intent to deliver heroin
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
Cassie Lynch Age: 30 1400 Block of North DuPont Highway

Cassie Lynch
Age: 30
1400 Block of North DuPont Highway

Press Release Issued By:
Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

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Man Arrested With Loaded Handgun During Traffic Stop 2-25-15

Incident #: 50-15-4718  Date/Time: February 24, 2015 at approximately 10:52AM

Location:  Royal Farms Parking Lot (295 South DuPont Highway)

Narrative:
The Dover Police Safe Streets Unit arrested a 20-year-old Dover man in possession of a loaded firearm and marijuana after fleeing during a traffic stop on Tuesday morning.  At approximately 10:52A, officers stopped Ezri Turner for a traffic violation in the parking lot of the Royal Farms located at 295 South DuPont Highway.  Turner attempted to flee on foot and struggled with officers as they attempted to take him into custody, causing one officer to be injured in the process (laceration to leg).  Officers were able to take Turner into custody during the struggle and found that he was in possession of a loaded 9mm semi-automatic handgun and 21.6 grams of marijuana.  The firearm’s serial number had been damaged beyond recognition.  Turner is being held at James T. Vaughn Correctional Center on $29,650 cash bond after being charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession with intent to deliver marijuana
  • Possession of firearm during commission of a felony
  • Possession of weapon with removed serial number
  • Carrying a concealed deadly weapon
  • Possession of firearm by person prohibited (previous felony conviction)
  • Resisting Arrest with Force (Felony Resisting)
  • Assault 3rd Degree (Officer’s Injury)
  • Possession of Marijuana with aggravating factor
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Criminal Mischief
  • Failure to Signal (Traffic violation)
Ezri Turner Age: 20 Address: Unit Block of Hunters Run, Dover, DE

Ezri Turner
Age: 20
Address: Unit Block of Hunters Run, Dover, DE

Press Release Issued By:
Cpl. Mark Hoffman, Public Information Officer

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Robbery at a Liquor Store in Dover

Complaint#:  50-15-4431     Date/Time:  Friday, February 20, 2015 at 10:20 PM

Location: H & H Liquors 1107 S. DuPont Hwy , Dover, DE 19901

Narrative: 

On Friday February 20, 2015 at 10:20 pm an unknown black male suspect entered the business of H & H Liquors located at 1107 S. DuPont Hwy in Dover, DE. The unknown suspect indicated to the clerk that he was armed with a gun and demanded money. The victim opened the cash register and gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of currency. The suspect fled in a north bound direction from the business towards Evergreen Drive in Dover. With the assistance of a Dover Police K-9, a track of the suspect led officers to the area of River View Estates mobile home park. Officers checked the area of River View Estates mobile home park, however, the suspect was not located. The suspect was described as a black male wearing tan Timberland style boots, tan pants, a black leather jacket, a gray hoodie, gloves, and a piece of cloth covering his face. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at 302-736-7111 or  call the Delaware Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-Tip-3333 or go online at www.tipsubmit.com.

Officer releasing this information:

Lt. David E. Spicer

Criminal Investigation Unit Commander

302-535-2827 (C)

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Man Wanted in Domestic Related Burglary 2-22-15

Incident #: 50-15-4493  Date/Time: February 21, 2015 at approximately 5:46PM

Location:  255 Webbs Lane (Pine Grove Apts)

Narrative:

Dover Police are seeking George Jones Jr. (34), of Dover, for a domestic related burglary that occurred on the afternoon of February 21st.  Jones girlfriend ended their relationship earlier in the day, causing Jones to respond to the area of her residence.  Once the victim left her apartment complex, Jones followed her for over an hour, sending 59 text messages and attempting to call her 119 times.  Some of the text messages were threatening in nature.  Jones eventually stopped following the victim and responded to her apartment, where he broke in by damaging the main door.  Once inside, Jones wrote vulgar messages on the door and stole/damaged numerous items inside the residence, including throwing bleach on several of the victims personal belongings.  Jones sent pictures of the damage inside the apartment to the victims cell phone.  George Jones Jr. now has warrants for 2nd Degree Burglary, Harassment, Terroristic Threatening, Theft Under $1,500.00, Criminal Mischief Over $1,000.00, and Disorderly Conduct.  Jones has not been located by police and has not been heard from since the incident.  He has a last know address in the 200 block of Chenault Court in Dover, DE.

Anyone with information on George Jones Jr.’s wherabouts is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111. Callers may remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on-line at http://www.tipsubmit.com.

George Jones Jr. Age: 34

George Jones Jr.
Age: 34

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Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notifications 2-20-15

The following images contain the newest Megan’s Law Sex Offender Notifications for the City of Dover.  If there any questions or concerns, please contact the Dover Police Sex Offender Enforcement Unit.


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Second Suspect in Bubba’s Shooting Arrested 2-20-15

Update: Agmere Matthews, wanted in connection with the shooting at Bubba’s was arrested shortly after noon on February 20th by the Dover Police Department SAFE Streets Unit working with the Delaware State Police Governor’s Task Force, and The US Marshall’s Fugitive Task Force.  Matthews was taken into custody without incident.  Bond information is pending his arraignment later this afternoon.

-Cpl. Mark Hoffman
Public Information Officer

 

 

Dover Police Department Complaint #:

50-15-3392

Date/Time:

02/08/2015 @ 1:10 am

Location of Incident:

Bubba’s , 865 North Dupont Highway, Dover, De

Victim: Male and Female

Victim Age: Male 32, Female 33

Narrative:

On Sunday February 8, 2015 the Dover Police Department responded to the Bubba’s night club for a large crowd gathering as the club was closing.  While officers were on scene they heard several gun shots fired in the parking lot.  Officers immediately responded to the area where they heard the gun shots and located numerous spent shell casings. Witnesses at the scene told the officers that Naquan Ingram and Agmere Matthews got into a verbal altercation with the male victim inside of Bubba’s night club that eventually led outside.  Once outside Matthews, Ingram and several others not identified at this time assaulted the male victim, who was eventually able to get away and got into his car.  After the victim and his girlfriend got into their car Ingram and Matthews, who were in possession of handguns, shot at the victims several times.  Officers located the victims and their vehicle, which had numerous bullet holes in it. However, neither part inside of the car was struck by any rounds that were fired.  The male victim was taken to Kent General Hospital where he was treated for minor injuries and released.

While at the scene officers were able to obtain a description of the vehicle that Ingram and Matthews fled in.  Later in the morning officers located the suspect vehicle and stopped it in the area of Capital Green and contacted Ingram inside.  Officers searched the vehicle and found a .40 caliber handgun that had been stolen from Salisbury, MD.

Naquan Ingram was arrested and committed to the James T. Vaughn Correctional Center in default of a $29,100.00 cash bond.  Agmere Matthews is currently wanted by the Dover Police Department for crimes relating to this incident.  The investigation is still ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Dover Police Department at (302)736-7111.  Callers may remain anonymous.  Tips can also be submitted to law enforcement through tip lines maintained by Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or on-line at www.tipsubmit.com.

Defendant Information/Arrest Disposition:

Def 1: Naquan Ingram (see below for picture)

Age: 32

Address: 100 Block South Governors Blvd. Dover, De

Bond: $29,100.00 cash

Disposition: Committed to James T. Vaughn Corrections

Charges:

Assault 3rd

Criminal Mischief

Reckless Endangering (2 counts)

Possession of a Deadly Weapon During the Commission of a Felony

Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Person Prohibited

Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon

Possession of a Stolen Firearm

Defendant Information/Arrest Disposition:

Def 2: Agmere Mattews (see below for picture)

Age: 21

Address: 300 Block Nimitz Rd, Dover, De

Bond: Pending

Disposition: CURRENTLY WANTED BY DOVER PD

Charges:

Assault 3rd

Criminal Mischief

Reckless Endangering (2 counts)

Possession of a Deadly Weapon During the Commission of a Felony

Possession of a Deadly Weapon by a Person Prohibited

Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon

Naquan Ingram

Naquan Ingram

Agmere Matthews

Agmere Matthews

 

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