Troopers Charge Man With Burglarizing His Neighbor’s Home


Seaford- The Delaware State Police have arrested a Seaford man after he burglarized his neighbor’s residence, according to Public Information Officer, Master Corporal Melissa Jaffe.

Jaffe said on June 18, 2019, at approximately 1:20 p.m., Troopers were dispatched to the 10500 block of Concord Road, Seaford, for a report of a burglary that had occurred the day prior on June 17, 2019. Upon arrival, Troopers met with the homeowner who advised that someone had entered their residence and stole cash.

Further investigation revealed that 52-year-old Carl J. Ahern had entered the residence through a window and once inside removed an undisclosed amount of cash prior to fleeing the scene, according to Jaffe.

Troopers were able to locate Ahern at his residence and take him into custody without incident. Ahern was transported back to Troop 5 where he was charged with
Burglary Second Degree and Theft (Felony).

He was arraigned before the Justice of the Peace Court and released on his own recognizance.

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