Tagged: Courts

Convictions, Pleas And Sentencing

Delaware – A 67-year-old Clayton man will spend the rest of his life in prison after pleading guilty to Murder First Degree. Deputy Attorneys General Greg Babowal and Nicole Hartman secured the plea from...

Newark Man Gets Two Years For Burglary

Newark Man Gets Two Years For Burglary

Gordon Holmes, 22, of Newark pleaded guilty to two counts of Burglary Second Degree and one count of Conspiracy Second Degree. Prosecutors said that Holmes broke into the homes of University of Delaware students...

Two Headed To Prison For Suburban Plaza Armed Robberies

Two Headed To Prison For Suburban Plaza Armed Robberies

Newark – Two Newark men were convicted of robbing the Suburban Plaza Game Stop twice within a two-week period. Prosecutor said that in late October and mid-November 2015, Eric Brown, 20, of Newark and Kendall Watts, 22, robbed...

Delaware Supreme Court Strikes Down Death Penalty

Delaware Supreme Court Strikes Down Death Penalty

In a 3-2 decision, the Delaware Supreme Court has ruled that Delaware’s death penalty is unconstitutional. IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF DELAWARE BENJAMIN RAUF, § § No. 39, 2016 Defendant-Appellant, § § Certification...

Man Sentenced For Wilmington Shooting Death

Man Sentenced For Wilmington Shooting Death

Man Sentenced For Wilmington Shooting Death A 23-year-old Wilmington man was sentenced by a Superior Court judge to 25 years in prison for a murder in Wilmington. Deputy Attorneys General Steve Wood and Allison...