Incident #: 51-19-9257 Reported: August 18, 2019 at 1:49 a.m.
Location: King’s Ice Cream, Downtown Milford, N Walnut St. Milford, DE 19963
Update Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 08/21/2019 at 0906 hours
On 08/20/2019, Milford Police Department Officers were able to develop a 14 year old male juvenile who was involved in the burglary of King’s Ice Cream in Downtown Milford. Through further investigation, another 16 year old male juvenile was also identified as being involved in the burglary. Both juveniles were from the Milford area.
Officers took both juveniles into custody and they were formally charged with Burglary 3rd Degree, Conspiracy 2nd Degree, and Theft Under $1500 (Deprive Person). Both juveniles had a presentment through the Justice of the Peace Court 3. The 14 year old juvenile was released to his guardian on his own recognizance and the 16 year old juvenile was released on $2250.00 USC unsecured bail to his guardian. Both juveniles were ordered to appear at a later date in Sussex County Family Court.
Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 08.20.2019 Incident #51.19.9257 @0149 Hours
On 08.18.2019 at approximately 1:49 am an officer from the Milford Police Department noticed what appeared to be a possible burglary to King’s Ice Cream on the river walk on South Walnut Street. Further investigation revealed an unknown suspect entered the building through a window, removed a cash register and an undisclosed amount of money. Milford Police are asking anyone with information about this crime to please call 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333. Tips can also be submitted online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/Tips.