Labor Day Weekend is the end of the summer tourist season. This year is no exception. Unfortunately, along with all the pleasant experiences, there are also some things we hope to avoid on Labor Day weekend at the beach; traffic tickets, noise complaints, DUI, disorderly conduct and drunk in public are some of the more unpleasant that many will experience this weekend. Far too many have learned the hard way about the Delaware saying “Came down on vacation, left on probation”. Most Delaware lawyers who work in the criminal and traffic courts, particularly in eastern Sussex County, receive a spike in […]
MurrayPhillips P.A. now serving all of Delaware MurrayPhillips, a Delaware Criminal Defense law firm now serves all of Delaware. Julie Murray and Ron Phillips started their law firm on January 1, 2015. Prior to joining forces, the two lawyers each had their own law firm, Murray Law and The Law Office of Ronald D. Phillips Jr. respectively. While Phillips concentrated his efforts on criminal law and DUI with a little family law, Murray had a general practice that included civil litigation, real estate and Wills and Estates. Phillips has practiced extensively in Kent and Sussex County while Murray focused her […]
A Seaford-area man was arrested Monday on attempted murder and arson charges after he allegedly torched a rental home in Delmar, Md., while the tenants were inside sleeping. Andy Modeste, 42, of the 24000 block of Snug Harbor Drive, was charged by the Maryland State Fire Marshal and Delmar police with four counts of attempted first-degree murder and reckless endangering, said Oliver Alkire, senior deputy fire marshal. Besides arson, other counts included burglary.
Dover, Del. — State Police are investigating the robbery of a South Dover liquor store that occurred yesterday evening. The incident occurred at approximately 10 p.m. as two suspects, one armed with a handgun, entered the Airport Discount Liquors located at 1148 South Bay Road.
A 25-year-old Dover man has been arrested in connection with a string of burglaries on the city’s west side, police said today. Capt. Tim Stump said an investigation linked Daniel Monsalve to a burglary in the 1400 block of S. Farmview Drive, three burglaries at Ruben Trucking at 1575 McKee Road and a burglary in the 300 block of Northdown Drive in the Village of Westover.