New Castle County Police Make an Arrest in a Home Invasion

New Castle County Police have arrested 32-year-old Elizabeth Noone in reference to the home invasion that occurred in the community of Stones Throw Townhouses.

(Newark, Del.-19702) Today (September 20) at 830 a.m. patrol officers were dispatched to the unit block of Cobble Creek Curve for a report of a home invasion that had just occurred.  The 77-year old victim reported that she came downstairs and found an unknown white female in her residence.  The victim confronted the female who was then able to flee.

Responding New Castle County Police Officers were able to set up a perimeter around the neighborhood.  The officers who had been provided the victim’s description of the intruder were able to locate and apprehend the suspect, Elizabeth Noone.

Elizabeth Noone was charged with: Felony Home Invasion, Felony Assault, Felony Theft and Misdemeanor Resisting Arrest. She was then arraigned and held in lieu of $65,000 secured bail.

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Media Event-Press Conference Tomorrow

The Police Athletic League of Delaware will be holding a press conference tomorrow, Thursday (September 21) at 4:15 p.m. at the New Castle PAL located at 26 Karlyn Drive to announce grant funding they received from Verizon.

The grant will help fund the Police Athletic League’s, Science, Technology, Engineering, Athletics, Arts, Agriculture, and Math program.

Gold Alert Issued for Bear Man- Gerald Patterson

 

New Castle County Police are currently searching for 35-year-old Gerald Patterson missing from the neighborhood of Mariner’s Watch.

(Bear, Del.-19701), Today(September 19) at approximately 7:15 p.m.,  New Castle County Police were dispatched to the unit block of Captain’s Ct for the report of a missing person. Police learned that Gerald Patterson sent text messages to a family member that caused a concerned for his welfare.

Gerald Patterson is described as a Black male, 6’2” tall, 250 pounds, black hair, brown eyes.

Police are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of Gerald Patterson to please contact New Castle County Police by dialing (302) 573-2800 or visit our website at http://www.NCCPD.com. Citizens with the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips.  Select a topic by using the “drop-down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit.  The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones

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Crime Alert: Police Investigate Thefts From Motor Vehicles In The Communities Of Westover Hills and West Park.

New Castle County Police are currently investigating multiple thefts from motor vehicles that occurred during the overnight hours in the communities of Westover Hills and West Park.

(Wilmington, Del.-19807) Today (September 19) at approximately 3:00 a.m., County Police responded to the communities of Westover Hills and West Park for reported thefts from motor vehicles that occurred during the overnight hours. A majority of the cars were left unsecured.

Police were able to obtain a surveillance photo of the suspect.

Residents are reminded to “PARK SMART” by locking car doors, removing valuables and keys.

If you have any information, please contact New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800.Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at http://www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department. Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

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New Castle County Police Seek Public Assistance in Locating Mother and Son Wanted for Charges Against Elderly Victim.

New Castle County Police Patrol Officers were able to charge 52 -year-old Lisa Esposito and her 32-year-old son Michael Esposito with multiple charges against an elderly victim.  In December of 2016, officers from  New Castle County Police were sent to a unit block of Ridgeland Rd, Lynnfield and initiated a theft investigation involving an elderly victim.

Yesterday, (September, 18) warrants were signed for Lisa Esposito and her son Michael Esposito for the following charges:  Exploit Resources of an Infirmed Adult, (felony), Felony Theft Over $1500, and Felony Unlawful Use Of Credit Card Over $1500

If you have any information regarding the location of the suspects please contact New Castle County Police at (302) 573-2800. Citizens can also submit a tip via our website at http://www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may also call Crime Stoppers at (800) TIP-3333 or visit us on Facebook at New Castle County Police Department. Citizens who currently have the smartphone application are encouraged to use the “submit tip” tab to submit tips. Select a topic by using the “drop down” and complete the tip by “clicking” submit. The New Castle County Police Smartphone Application is free to download and available for all iPhone and Android smartphones.

New Castle County Police Arrest Man for Threatening School Bus Driver

 

 

New Castle County Police have arrested 43-year-old Timothy Holahan for Terroristic Threatening in the neighborhood of Northridge.

Thursday, (September 8) New Castle County Police Officers were dispatched to the neighborhood of Northridge reference a report of a Colonial District school bus driver being threatened by a passing motorist.  The victim stated that while he was driving up a  hill on Causez Ave., a black SUV was traveling the opposite direction at a high rate of speed approached him.   The victim then reported that he pulled the school bus over to let the car pass, however, the driver of the car stopped and began yelling at him.  The victim stated that the driver of the SUV was screaming that the bus driver was speeding.  After the victim stated that he was not speeding the suspect continued and screamed that he would shoot the victim in the head.

The police investigation identified the driver of the SUV as 45-year-old Timothy Holahan.  Timothy Holahan was arrested and arraigned on the charge of misdemeanor Terroristic Threatening.  He was then released on $1,000 unsecured bail.29237c47-1191-49e7-889e-9ab873a14164[1]