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Police ID Delaware man fatally shot during foot chase

DEWEY BEACH, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police have identified the 21-year-old Milford man fatally shot by a police officer during a foot chase in Dewey Beach over the weekend. The News Journal reports that police say Rodney Robinson II was pronounced dead at Beebe Hospital after the shooting in an alley early Saturday. The situation began when restaurant employees told police a man was leaving with a gun. Police […]

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Delaware State Police Conducting Dewey Beach Police Officer Involved Shooting

Dewey Beach, DE – Delaware State Police are conducting a Dewey Beach Police Officer-involved shooting, which resulted in the death of a 21-year-old Milford man. At the request of the Dewey Beach Police Department, this active and ongoing investigation is being conducted by the Delaware State Police Homicide Unit and Delaware Department of Justice, Division of Civil Rights and Public Trust. On March 19, 2022, at approximately 1:17 a.m., officers […]

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Former officer pleads guilty to perjury, assault in beating

DEWEY BEACH, Del. (AP) — Delaware's attorney general says a former police officer has pleaded guilty to assaulting an injured man and lying about it. The attorney general's office said Wednesday that former Dewey Beach officer Gregory Lynch Jr. has pleaded guilty to second-degree perjury and third-degree assault. Authorities say the attack happened in 2019 when Lynch was dispatched to help an injured man. When the man said he didn't […]

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DE State Police: 2 teens injured when SUV hits bikes in Dewey Beach

DEWEY BEACH, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police say two teens on bicycles were injured in a crash with an SUV in Lewes on Tuesday night. Police say troopers called to the scene of the crash on southbound Coastal Highway learned that the teens were trying to cross the road when they traveled into the path of a Ford Explorer. The SUV wasn't able to avoid a collision and hit […]

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