Milford Man Charged With 7th Offense DUI

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 01.03.2018 Incident #51.17.14555 @1123 Hours

On December 31st an officer from the Milford Police Department working a special impaired driving patrol associated with a partnership with the Delaware Office of Highway Safety, arrested a 52 year old man following an investigation into impaired driving.  The officer observed a Chevrolet Camaro stationary at a green light for an extended period of time at the intersection of North Washington Street and Northeast Front Street (SR 14).  The officer then observed the vehicle eventually proceed from the intersection and the operator using a cellular phone.  A subsequent stop of the vehicle and further investigation, which included the operator providing a false name, led to George H. Bibbins, 52 of Milford, being taken into custody.  Mr. Bibbins has been charged with 7th Offense Driving a Vehicle under the Influence of Alcohol, Criminal Impersonation, Driving While Suspended or Revoked, and Using Electronic Communication Device While Motor Vehicle Is In Motion.  Mr. Bibbins was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #7, where bail was set at $5601.00.  Mr. Bibbins was committed to the custody of the Delaware Department of Correction at the Sussex Correctional Institution.  Mr. Bibbins is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on January 12th at the Kent County Court of Common Pleas.

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Theft Investigation Leads To The Arrest of A Harrington Man.

Released By Pfc. Mikhail Stanton on January 2, 2018 @ 1600 hours

Incident# 51-17-14242 @ 1801

On December 31, 2017, Nicholas Demarco, 32 of Harrington, was arrested by Milford Police.  The arrest stemmed from a theft that occurred on December 22, 2017 at the Milford Walmart, located at 939 N. DuPont Blvd. At the time a witness told responding Officers that they observed a suspect placing several Wal-Mart items into a Wal-Mart shopping bag and then returned them to Wal-Mart customer service for United States Currency. The witness stated once the suspect was confronted, the suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival. After further investigation, Officers were able identify the suspect as Nicholas Demarco. A warrant was obtain for Mr. Demarco and he was taken into custody by Felton Police Department on December 31, 2017. Felton Police then turned Mr. Demarco over to Milford Police.

Mr. Demarco was charged with Theft By False Pretense Under $1500.00, Shoplifting Under $1500.00, and Possession of Shoplifter Tools. He was arraigned at The Justice of The Peace Court #7 and released on $2000.00 unsecured bail.  He was ordered to appear in Kent County Court of Common Pleas at a later date reference to this case.

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Ellendale Man Arrested For Criminal Mischief

Incident #: 51-17-6612 and 51-17-14323

Reported: June 18, 2017 at 10:12 p.m. and December 24, 2017 at 10:13 p.m.

Location: Walmart, 939 N. DuPont Blvd. Milford, Kent County, DE

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 12/29/2017 at 1130 hours

On 12/26/2017 at approximately 8:23 a.m., the Milford Police Department Patrol Division was dispatched to Walmart, located at 939 N DuPont Blvd. Milford reference to a criminal mischief to a vehicle. Officers made contact with the victim, who advised that an unknown suspect keyed their vehicle overnight while they were working at Walmart. Officer observed the damage done to the victim’s vehicle and the victim valued the damage at over $1000.00. The victim advised that a few months ago their vehicle was keyed as well. The victim advised that they did not have any known enemies or ex-partners that would have done this to their vehicle. Officers reviewed the surveillance footage from Walmart and observed an unknown male approach the vehicle and appear to do the reported criminal mischief to the vehicle. Officers were able to obtain a tag number for the vehicle that the suspect fled in. Through further investigation, the suspect was identified as James Dagostino, 57 of Ellendale, DE. Investigation revealed that Dagostino allegedly did the criminal mischief to the victim’s car during this incident as well as the one that occurred a few months ago.

Dagostino turned himself into Milford PD later on 12/26/2017 and was charged with Criminal Mischief Over $1000.00 Reckless Damage Property and Criminal Mischief $1000 but less than $5000, Intentionally Damage Property. Dagostino had a presentment through Justice of the Peace Court 3 and was released on $2000.00 unsecured bail with a no contact order with the victim. He was ordered to appear in Justice of the Peace Court 6 at a later date reference to this case.

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Milford Man Arrested For Assault

Incident #: 51-17-14323                         Reported: December 24, 2017 at 10:13 p.m.

Location: 400 Block of S. Washington St. Milford, Sussex County, DE

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 12/29/2017 at 1130 hours

On 12/24/2017 at approximately 10:13 p.m., the victim responded to the Milford Police Department to report a physical altercation that had occurred between her and the suspect, Courtney Goode, 42 of Milford, DE. Investigation revealed that the victim and Goode were engaged in a verbal argument at a residence in the 400 block of S. Washington St. Investigation revealed that Goode then began to push the victim, which caused the victim to fall to the ground and then Goode continued to assault the victim, while they were on the floor. The victim advised that a child was present in the residence and did not see the assault but did hear the assault occur. The victim sustained minor injury due to the assault. EMS was called to Milford PD to exam the victim’s injuries but the victim declined being transported to the hospital.

Patrol Units then responded to the residence on S Washington St and made contact with Goode and took him into custody without incident. Goode was charged with Assault 3rd Degree and Endangering The Welfare Of A Child (Sight/Sound). Goode had a presentment through Justice of the Peace Court 3 and was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution in default of $2000.00 cash bail. A no contact order was placed between Good and the victims in this case. Goode was ordered to appear in the Sussex County Family Court at a later date reference to this case.

watermark*Updated Photograph Of Goode Was Unavailable At Time Of Release*

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Counterfeit Money Investigation Results In Arrest of Milford Man

Incident #:  51-17-14168                             Reported: December 21, 2017 at 10:27 a.m.

Location: Seawatch, 242 S. Rehoboth Blvd. Milford, Sussex County, DE

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 12/29/2017 at 1130 hours

On 12/21/17 at approximately 10:27 a.m., the Milford Police Department Patrol Division responded to Seawatch located at 242 South Rehoboth Blvd, Sussex County, Milford, DE for a counterfeit money investigation. Investigation revealed that a Seawatch employee had been passing counterfeit U.S. Currency through a vending machine on the property.  The suspect was identified as Geoffrey Glovacz, 20 of Milford, DE.  A warrant was obtained for Glovacz reference to this investigation.

On 12/22/2017, Glovacz turned himself into Milford Police Department. He was charged with Forgery 1st Degree.  He had a presentment through Justice of the Peace Court 3 and was released on $500.00 unsecured bail.  He was ordered to appear in the Kent County Court of Common Pleas at a later date for a preliminary hearing reference to this case.

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Suspicious Person Investigation Results In Drug Arrest

Incident #:  51-17-14427                                 Reported: December 28, 2017 at 9:14 a.m.

Location: Brightway Commons Apartment Complex, Allen Way, Milford, DE

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 12/29/2017 at 1130 hours

On 12/28/2017 at approximately 9:14 a.m., the Milford Police Department Patrol Division was dispatched to the Brightway Commons Apartment Complex reference to a suspicious person investigation. Investigation revealed that the subject was allegedly sleeping in one of the hallways of the apartment complex.  Officers made contact with the subject, who was identified as Gregory Black, 55 of Milford, DE.  Further investigation revealed that Black had been banned from the property in November 2017.  As Black was being taken into custody for trespassing, a digital scale fell out of his pocket.  Further investigation revealed that Black was in possession of drug paraphernalia and suspected Heroin.

Black was charged with Manufactures, Delivers, or Possession With Intent To Deliver A Counterfeit Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Non-Marijuana Related, and Criminal Trespass 3rd Degree.  Black had a presentment through Justice of the Peace Court 2 and was released on $1000.00 unsecured bail with a no contact order with Brightway Commons Apartment Complex.  Black was ordered to appear in Kent County Court of Common Pleas at a later date for a preliminary hearing.Black

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Milford Police Request Assistance With Identifying Individual

Incident #:  51-17-14124                                   Reported: December 20, 2017

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

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 12/21/2017 at 1609 hours

The Milford Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance with identifying the subject in the photo below reference to a theft investigation that occurred at Walmart, located at 939 N DuPont Blvd. Milford.  Anyone with information on the identity of this subject is urged to contact Corporal Kirk Marino at 302.422.8081 or Crime Stoppers at 1.800.TIP.3333.  Tips can also be submitted online at MilfordPoliceDE.org/TIPS .

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Milford Woman Arrested For Unauthorized Use Of A Motor Vehicle

Incident #:  51-17-12371                                   Reported: November 3, 2017 at 2:52 p.m.

Location: Reserve at Saw Mill Apartments, Valley Dr. Milford, DE 19963

Released By: Det. Timothy Maloney on 12/21/2017 at 1608 hours

On 11/03/2017 at approximately 2:52 p.m., the Milford Police Department responded to the Reserve at Saw Mill Apartments for an unauthorized use of a motor vehicle investigation. Contact was made with the victim, who advised that they allowed the suspect, Rebecca Davis, 50 of Milford, DE, to use their vehicle for a certain period of time, but Davis failed to bring the vehicle back as agreed upon.  The victim alleged that they attempted to make contact with Davis multiple times to have her return the vehicle, but she allegedly still failed to bring the vehicle back.  A warrant was obtained for Davis reference to this investigation.

On 12/20/2017, Davis was taken into custody by the Delaware State Police and was turned over to the Milford Police Department. She was charged with one count of Unauthorized Use Of A Vehicle Without The Consent Of The Owner.  She was also found to be wanted out of Sussex County Superior Court.  She had a presentment through Justice of the Peace Court 2.  She was released on $500 unsecured bail reference to this case.  She was ordered to appear in Kent County Court of Common Pleas at a later date in reference to this case.

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Traffic Stop Leads To Heroin, Marijuana, And Crack Cocaine Being Seized

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 12.20.2017 @ Incident #51.17.14074

On 12.19.2017 a traffic stop on North DuPont Boulevard resulted in the arrest of a pair.  An officer on patrol on North DuPont Boulevard (US Rt 113) observed a vehicle being operated by a man who matched the description of a man who was wanted and had suspended license.  A subsequent stop of the vehicle led to further investigation and a search that located marijuana, crack cocaine and heroin.  Richard H. White, 29 of Greenwood, was taken into custody and charged with two counts of Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Driving While Suspended, Failure to Have Required Insurance, Possession of Marijuana, and Failure to Signal.  Mr. White was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #2, where bail was set at $3700.00 unsecured.  Mr. White was released and is scheduled to appear at the Kent County Court of Common Pleas on February 7th for an arraignment.  A passenger in the vehicle was taken into custody after it was learned she was wanted by the Kent County Family Court.  Rusheena R. Lewis, 34 of Milford, was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #2 and was released with a later date to appear at the Kent County Family Court.

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Investigation Into Disorderly Behavior Results In Wanted Man Being Located and Crack Cocaine Being Seized

Released By Sgt. Robert Masten On 12.19.2017 @ 11:06 am Incident #51.17.14056

On 12.18.2017, at approximately 11:30 pm, officers from the Milford Police Department’s Patrol Division responded to the 500 block of South Walnut Street to a report of subjects walking in the area and being loud.  Upon arrival officers were able to locate one individual and investigation during contact with that individual learned he was wanted by the New Castle County Court of Common Pleas dating back to 2015.  James E. Jackson Jr., of Sturgis, SD, was taken into custody without incident.  A subsequent search located crack cocaine and drug paraphernalia in Mr. Jackson’s Possession.  Mr. Jackson has been charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Mr. Jackson was presented at the Justice of the Peace Court #3 in Georgetown, where bail was set at $500.00 unsecured.  Mr. Jackson was committed to the custody of the Delaware Department of Correction at the Sussex Correctional Institution on the active warrants out of the New Castle County Court of Common Pleas.  Mr. Jackson is scheduled to appear at the Sussex County Court of Common Pleas in January for an arraignment.  Updated photo not available at the time of this release.

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