Released by Sgt. Robert Masten Incident #51.16.13921
On 12.13.2016 officers from the Milford Police Department’s Patrol Division responded to Cedar Beach Road (Rt 36), just east of Rehoboth Blvd, to a report of a disabled vehicle. Upon arrival officers learned the vehicle had been involved in a motor vehicle collision and the operator had fled. While on the scene officers were contacted by someone who advised someone had attempted to take their vehicle and it was believed it was the operator of the disabled vehicle. Officers on the scene made contact with Kala I. Fluitt, 19 of Ellendale, and took her into custody after it was believed she was the operator of the disabled vehicle and the person who attempted to remove a nearby vehicle. Ms. Fluitt has been charged with Theft of a Motor Vehicle, Reckless Endangering, Criminal Trespass 3rd degree, Inattentive Driving, Failure to Have Registration in Possession, and Possession of Marijuana. Ms. Fluitt was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #2, where bail was set at $3001.00 unsecured. Ms. Fluitt is scheduled for a Preliminary Hearing at the Sussex County Court of Common Pleas on 12.22.2016.
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