Pair Of Investigations Lead To Multiple Charges For Milford Man

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 06.24.2019   Incident #51.19.3629 & 6817

On 06.17.2019 Milford Police arrested a Milford man after a warrant was obtained following an April investigation into a theft.  In the April investigation it’s been alleged Kofi O. Fowler, 45 of Milford, removed money from a wallet inside a residence in the 600 block of Northwest Front Street (SR 14).  Mr. Fowler was charged with Theft Under $1500.00.  Mr. Fowler was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #2, where bail was set at $500.00 unsecured, along with a no contact order with the victim.  06.20.2019 Milford Police initiated a second investigation after it was learned Mr. Fowler allegedly contacted the victim at a residence in the 600 block of Northwest Front Street (SR 14) in an attempt to persuade them not to follow through with prosecution in the theft case.  During this incident Mr. Fowler reportedly forced his way into the residence.  As a result of this a warrant was obtained and Mr. Fowler has been charged with Tampering With a Witness, Offensive Touching, Breach of Release, Burglary 3rd Degree, and Harassment.  On 06.22.019 Mr. Fowler was arrested and presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #7, where he was released on his own recognizance.  Mr. Fowler is scheduled to appear at the Kent County Court of Common Pleas on 07.12.2019 for a Preliminary Hearing.

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Wanted Lincoln Man Apprehended Following Brief Foot Pursuit

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 06.21.2019   Incident #51.19.6755 @1457 Hours

On 06.19.2019 Milford Police arrested a wanted Lincoln man after he fled from officers on foot during a traffic stop.  At approximately 2:57 pm an officer on patrol on South Washington Street observed a vehicle with a passenger in which the officer knew was currently being sought.  During the subsequent traffic stop, Alphonso A. Anderson, 37 of Lincoln, fled on foot from the officer.  After a brief foot pursuit Mr. Anderson was taken into custody without incident in the backyard of a residence in the 600 block of Southeast Front Street (SR 36).  Mr. Anderson was known by the officer to be wanted by the Milford Police for a previous incident in which he provided an officer with a false name to avoid apprehension, the Delaware State Police, Kent County Court of Common Pleas, Kent County Superior Court, and the Sussex County Court of Common Pleas.  Mr. Anderson has been charged with Criminal Impersonation and Resisting Arrest.  Mr. Anderson was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #2, where bail was set at $1000.00 unsecured on these charges.  Mr. Anderson was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution on a cash bails for the various court warrants.

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Wanted Lincoln Man Charged Following Brief Foot Pursuit

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 06.19.2019  Incident #51.19.6724 @2026 Hours

On 06.18.2019 Milford Police arrested a Lincoln man after he led officers on a brief foot pursuit.  On 06.18.2019 at approximately 8:26 pm, an officer on patrol observed Louis D. Welch, 22 of Lincoln, on foot in the 600 block of North DuPont Boulevard (US Rt 113).  A check through the Delaware Criminal Justice Information System, it was learned Mr. Welch was wanted multiple times for various cases out of the Justice of the Peace Court #6 and the Kent County Court of Common Pleas.  As the officer attempted to contact Mr. Welch he fled on foot to the west side of North DuPont Boulevard.  With the assistance of an off duty law enforcement officer Mr. Welch was taken into custody without further incident.  While on the west side of North DuPont Boulevard it was learned that Mr. Welch entered a property in which he was banned from in 2018.  Mr. Welch has been charged with Resisting Arrest and Criminal Trespass 3rd Degree.  Mr. Welch was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #7 and later committed to the custody of the Delaware Department of Correction at the Sussex Correctional Institution.  Mr. Welch is scheduled for an arraignment in September at the Kent County Court of Common Pleas on the newest charges.

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Cancellation Of Gold Alert For Missing Milford Man

Update Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/14/2019 at 1630 hours

Alpha Sow , 25 of Milford, DE, has been located. The Gold Alert has been canceled.

Original Release:

Incident #: 51-19-6533 Reported: June 14, 2019 at 3:46 p.m.

Location: Milford, Delaware Area

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/14/2019 at 1710 hours

The Milford Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for a missing 25-year-old male. Alpha Sow was last seen on 06/14/2019 at approximately 3:15 p.m. inside of Walgreens, located at 648 NW Front St. Milford, DE. Sow left the store in an unknown direction. Sow is a black male with black hair and brown eyes. He is approximately 5’7” and 220-230 lbs. He was last seen wearing a green sweatshirt, white collared shirt, and dark colored jeans. Police have been unable to make contact with Sow to check on his welfare and there is a real concern for his safety and well-being. If anyone has any information in reference to his whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Milford Police Department at 302-422-8081. Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Gold Alert Issued For Missing Milford Man

Incident #:  51-19-6533                                                    Reported: June 14, 2019 at 3:46 p.m.

Location: Milford, Delaware Area

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/14/2019 at 1710 hours

The Milford Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for a missing 25-year-old male.  Alpha Sow was last seen on 06/14/2019 at approximately 3:15 p.m. inside of Walgreens, located at 648 NW Front St. Milford, DE.  Sow left the store in an unknown direction.  Sow is a black male with black hair and brown eyes.  He is approximately 5’7” and 220-230 lbs. He was last seen wearing a green sweatshirt, white collared shirt, and dark colored jeans. Police have been unable to make contact with Sow to check on his welfare and there is a real concern for his safety and well-being.  If anyone has any information in reference to his whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Milford Police Department at 302-422-8081.  Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Milford Man Arrested After Threat Involving Walmart

Incident #:  51-19-6246                                     Reported:  June 6, 2019

Location:  Walmart, 939 N. DuPont Blvd. Milford, DE 19963

Released By:  Det. Timothy Maloney on 06/12/2019 at 0600 hours

On 06/06/2019, Milford Police Department was notified of a possible threat that was to occur at Walmart, located at 939 N DuPont Blvd, Milford, Kent County, DE on Tuesday, June 11, 2019. Detectives began to investigate the threat and identified the suspect as Allen Mohr, 61 of Milford, DE.  Investigation revealed that the threat was not against the store, but against a particular employee of Walmart.  Detectives obtained a warrant for Mohr on 06/10/2019 for Terroristic Threatening.  Attempts were made to contact Mohr on 06/10/2019, but officers had negative contact with Mohr.

On 06/11/2019 at approximately 1152 hours, Detectives with the assistance of the Milford Police Department Patrol Division took Mohr into custody at his residence without incident. Mohr was transported back to Milford PD, where he was formally charged with Terroristic Threatening.

Mohr had a presentment through the Justice of the Peace Court 2, where he was issued a $1000.00 USC cash bail and a no contact order with the employee and Walmart. Mohr posted his bond and was released from custody with a future court date in the Kent County Family Court.

As of this time, the Milford Police Department does not consider there to be any active threat against Walmart, their employees, or patrons. The Milford Police Department reminds citizens that if they see something or someone that appears to be suspicious, they should call 9-1-1 immediately.

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Milford Police Begin To Utilize CrimeMapping.com

The Milford Police Department is pleased to partner with CrimeMapping.com to keep the citizens of Milford informed of crimes in their area.  CrimeMapping.com is a tool that allows citizens to view where crime is occurring, the types of crimes committed, submit tips, and even receive alerts to your mobile device when crime occurs in your specified area.  CrimeMapping.com is also available as a free app on both the iPhone and Android platforms, not only allowing you to follow crime in the local area, but nationwide as well.  Using CrimeMapping.com is quite easy, simply click the link or image below.  https://milfordpolicede.org/crime-map/

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Cancellation Of Gold Alert Issued For Missing Woman

Update Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 05/29/2019 at 1515 hours

Kelly Ann Bradley , 39 of Millsboro, DE, has been located. The Gold Alert has been canceled.

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Original Release:

Incident #:  51-19-5870                                                    Reported: May 28, 2019

Location: Milford, Delaware Area

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 05/29/2019 at 1002 hours

The Milford Police Department is issuing a Gold Alert for a missing 39-year-old female.  Kelly Ann Bradley was last seen on 05/26/2019 at approximately 1700 hours in the lobby of the Emergency Room at Bayhealth Sussex Campus, 100 Wellness Way, Milford, DE 19963.  Kelly left the hospital on foot in an unknown direction.  Kelly is a white female, approx. 5’8″, approx. 130 lbs., blue eyes, fair skin, and brown hair. Police have been unable to make contact with Kelly to check on her welfare and there is a real concern for her safety and well-being.  If anyone has any information in reference to her whereabouts, they are asked to contact the Milford Police Department at 302-422-8081.  Information may also be provided by contacting Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/tips/

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Milford Man Charged with Vehicular Assault and DUI

Incident #:  51-19-5821                                              Reported:  May 27, 2019 at 7:43 p.m.

Location:  Area of NW 4th St and West St. Milford, Kent County, DE 19963

Released By:  Det. Timothy Maloney on 05/29/2019 at 1454 hours

On 05/27/2019 at approximately 1943 hours, The Milford Police Department Patrol Division was dispatched to a personal injury accident where a juvenile had been struck by a vehicle in the area of NW 4th St and West St. Milford, Kent County, DE.  As officers were responding to the scene, they were advised that the suspect vehicle had continued to travel northbound on West St and was fleeing the scene.  The suspect vehicle was described as a Silver Lexus.  Officers were advised that the reporting person was following the vehicle.  Officers learned that the vehicle had come to a stop at the intersection of N DuPont Blvd (Route 113) and Masten’s Circle, Milford, Kent County, DE.  Officers responded to the area and made contact with the suspect vehicle and its operator.  As officers were talking with the operator, who was identified as Thermo Thermitus, 46 of Milford, DE, he alleged that he did not know that he struck a child.  As officers continued to talk with Thermitus, they smelled the odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.  Officers conducted the Standardized Field Sobriety Tests on Thermitus, which he failed.  Officers completed additional sobriety tests on Thermitus, which provided probable cause that Thermitus was under the influence of alcohol.  He was then taken into custody.

The juvenile was transported to an area hospital for medical treatment.

Thermitus was charged with Vehicular Assault 2nd Degree: Driving Under The Influence Negligence Causes Injury, Leaving The Scene Of A Collision Resulting In Injury, and Driving A Vehicle Under The Influence Of Alcohol.  Once Thermitus was sober for presentment, he had a presentment through the Justice of the Peace Court 7 and was released on his own recognizance.  He was ordered to appear at a later date in the Kent County Court of Common Pleas reference this investigation.

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Dover Woman Arrested For Hindering Prosecution

Incident #:  51-19-3052                                                Reported: March 20, 2019

Location: Brightway Commons Apartment Complex, Milford, Kent County, DE 19963

Released By:  Det. Timothy Maloney on 05/29/2019 at 1453 hours

On 05/21/2019, Kamesha Worthy, 28 of Dover, DE, turned herself into Milford PD on charges related Hindering Prosecution on a pursuit.

The initial incident occurred on 03/20/2019 when Milford PD Officers were on routine patrol. Officers observed a Nissan Altima exiting the Brightway Commons Apartment Complex located off of N Church St., with an equipment violation.  Officers attempted to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle and the vehicle fled from officers.  The pursuit was cancelled due to safety risks to the general public.

Later that night, Ms. Worthy contacted the Milford Police Department and reported that her Nissan Altima had been stolen from Brightway Commons early that evening. Investigation revealed that the stolen motor vehicle was the same vehicle that was involved in the pursuit with officers.  Further investigation revealed that Worthy was allegedly covering for a friend, who used her vehicle in the pursuit with officers.  Due to investigative actions by officers, a warrant was obtained for Worthy for Hindering Prosecution, Provide False Statement To Law Enforcement With Intent To Delay/Hinder Investigation, and Making False Statement/Filing False Report.

On 05/21/2019, Worthy was formally charged on the above warrant. She had a presentment through Justice of the Peace Court 2, where she was released on her own recognizance.  Worthy was ordered to appear in the Kent County Court of Common Pleas for a preliminary hearing at a later date.

The friend that was involved in the pursuit was identified as Shaquel Bowe, 26 of Felton, DE. He was formally charged with the pursuit and other traffic related offenses on 05/15/2019.

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