Tag: crime

By Stefanie Jackson – Four individuals were arrested Wednesday on charges related to a shooting in Eastville last Friday, Jan. 22. Charles Matthew Lewis, 44, of Accomac; Janet Page Lewis, 52, of Exmore; Michael Leonard Stevens, 31, of Cape Charles; and Edward Thornton Tayloe, 44, of Cape Charles, were all...
Staff Report -- U.S. Marshals are asking for the public’s assistance to track down a Bloods gang member on the run from attempted murder charges in Accomack County. According to a U.S. Marshals Service Press Release, Robert “RJ” James Northan Jr., 34, was last seen nearly three weeks ago. He is...
Staff Report — Police in Northampton County are looking for a man in association with a robbery, strangulation, and assault and battery that were alleged to have occurred last week at the Budget Inn in Nassawadox. The Northampton County Sherriff''s Office responded March 30 to a caller who said he had...
Staff Report -- Well-known Bloods gang leader Tyvon “Teddy” Lyncurtis Smith, of Parksley, was arrested in Pocomoke City, Md. after four weeks on the run, according to a press release issued by the U.S. Marshals Service. His arrest was the result of a multi-agency fugitive investigation spanning several states. According to...
By Linda Cicoira -- An Onancock man was sentenced last week in Accomack Circuit Court to a total of 36 years in prison for six counts of welfare fraud. All but 45 days of the terms were suspended for Latrell Rashawn Davis, 39, of Hall Street. Indefinite probation, five years...
By Linda Cicoira A Maryland resident who is accused of the July 2018 murder of a young Delaware man was arrested on a fugitive warrant in Accomack County Monday. It is unclear from records filed in Accomack General District Court why Dwayne Anthony Dotson, 22, of Williamsburg Church in Hurlock, Md.,...
By Linda Cicoira Three Northampton County men were arrested in Maryland last week after a traffic stop yielded a loaded rifle, according to a state police report. Two Maryland troopers pulled over a car because it had inoperable brake and license plate lights. The incident occurred during about 1 a.m., Jan....
By Linda Cicoira Three Eastern Shore residents were charged with felonies recently in separate incidents, according to records filed in the Northampton County General District Court. Mareisha Reid, 31, of Germaine Lane in Parksley, was accused of conspiring to intentionally destroy, deface, or damage, between July 1 and 2, 2017, a...
By Linda Cicoira A teenager will spend 10 days in jail for 21 misdemeanor counts of stealing property from Walmart in Onley. Aliyah Nicole Morris, 19, of South Fork Road in Parksley, pleaded guilty to the charges in October 2018. A felony charge of theft was not prosecuted. The incident occurred...
By Linda Cicoira An Eastville man was indicted Monday in Northampton Circuit Court for the November 2018 strangulation of his longtime girlfriend. Howard Cornelius Thomas Jr., 34, of Solomon Lane, was indicted on two counts of strangulation and a third offense of assault and battery of a family member. The incidents...