(Feb. 22, 2019) A 34-year-old youth pastor was found guilty in Worcester County Circuit Court last Thursday of sexually abusing children, the Worcester County State’s Attorney’s Office last week said.
(Feb. 15, 2019) A road trip to Ocean City last Saturday ended in the arrest of a 25-year-old woman, who was charged with two counts of second-degree assault and disorderly conduct following a domestic dispute.
(Feb. 15, 2019) A 26-year-old man arrested apparently cursed his way to charges of disorderly conduct last Saturday, after repeatedly employing the “f” word in a loud rant against police.
(Feb. 15, 2019) After responding to a domestic dispute that apparently took place over the course of three hours, police arrested a 56-year-old Ocean City man last Wednesday.
(Feb. 15, 2019) A 25-year-old man was arrested in connection with two residential burglaries in Pocomoke City, the Pocomoke City Police Department said Monday.
(Feb. 8, 2019) What started as a call to 911 led to the arrest of a 26-year-old Snow Hill man on drug and assault charges last Sunday.
(Feb. 8, 2019) A 43-year-old man accused of dealing drugs was arrested on Jan. 19, the Town of Ocean City said Wednesday.
(Feb. 8, 2019) A 39-year-old man involved in a police chase that went approximately 30 blocks will serve a nearly six-month-long sentence, the state’s attorney’s office said following the conviction last Friday of Anthony Roper of Delmar.
(Feb. 8, 2019) A 51-year-old woman found guilty of embezzling more than $100,000 from the St. George Greek Orthodox Church in Ocean City was sentenced to 10 years in prison last Friday.
(Feb. 8, 2019) A 29-year-old man was arrested in connection with a fraud and identity theft investigation spanning several months, the Town of Ocean City said on Jan. 31.
(Feb. 1, 2019) A 59-year-old man was sentenced to 10 years in prison on Tuesday following his conviction in a deadly hit-and-run last May, the Office of the State’s Attorney’s for Worcester County announced this week.
(Jan. 25, 2019) An 18-year-old Delaware man was arrested on Jan. 14 in connection with an alleged assault at an uptown hotel, according to an arrest report from the District Court of Maryland for Worcester County.
(Jan. 25, 2019) A 65-year-old man accused of exposing himself in broad daylight was arrested on Jan. 14 in connection with disorderly conduct, according to an arrest report from the District Court of Maryland for Worcester County.
(Jan. 25, 2019) A 27-year-old man was charged with driving while impaired by drugs, following a crash last Wednesday morning on Route 611 in West Ocean City.
(Jan. 25, 2019) A 21-year-old man was arrested on Jan. 11 on charges that he supplied the heroin that led to a fatal drug overdose in Berlin, the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office said.
OC fraud investigation nets seven
(Jan. 4, 2019) Ocean City resident Nathaniel Irving Schneider, 29, was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting and interfering with arrest, according to an arrest report from the District Court of Maryland for Worcester County.
(Dec. 21, 2018) A 44-year-old Whaleyville man was arrested in connection with several vehicle break-ins in Berlin during the last several of months, the Worcester County Bureau of Investigation said Tuesday.
(Dec. 21, 2018) A call from a citizen helped locate a 23-year-old man arrested last Monday in connection with driving under the influence, according to an arrest report filed in District Court in Ocean City.
(Dec. 14, 2018) A 24-year-old Bishopville man was arrested in connection with allegedly burglarizing a home last Saturday off Philadelphia Avenue in Ocean City, according to an arrest report filed in district court.
(Dec. 14, 2018) A traffic stop last Thursday ended in the arrest of three people accused of stealing a vehicle in Salisbury.
(Dec. 7, 2018) A traffic stop spanning several blocks led to the arrest of a 55-year-old man for alleged heroin possession last weekend on Philadelphia Avenue, according to an arrest filed in district court in Ocean City.
(Nov. 30, 2018) An 18-year-old man was arrested last Wednesday in connection with a shooting in a Walmart parking lot in Pocomoke City, the Worcester Bureau of Investigation said.
(Nov. 30, 2018) A traffic stop last Wednesday on Coastal Highway ended with the arrest of 31-year-old man on drug and other charges, according to an arrest report filed in District Court in Ocean City
(Nov. 30, 2018) Two men accused of stealing TVs and burglarizing seasonal hotels were arrested last week at a home on 32nd Street, the Ocean City Police Department said.
(Nov. 23, 2018) A 24-year-old man accused of going into a hotel room and stealing more than $1,000 worth of items was arrested last Thursday, after he was seen on surveillance video.
(Nov. 9, 2018) A 25-year-old man apparently couldn’t keep it in his pants following his arrest on Nov. 4 outside a mid-town hotel in Ocean City.
(Nov. 9, 2018) Two people accused of driving under the influence were arrested in connection with a Nov. 4 crash on 59th Street, according to an arrest report from the District Court of Maryland.
(Oct. 26, 2018) A 20-year-old man was arrested Saturday and charged with second-degree assault after a woman was found covered in blood, according to an arrest report from the District Court of Maryland.
(Oct. 26, 2018) A traffic stop led to two arrests last Wednesday night on the Ocean City Boardwalk, with one of the suspects being charged with impersonating a police officer.
Suspect’s alleged weapon turned out to be BB-pistol that looked like real thing
(Sept. 28, 2018) A night of drinking on Sept. 19 led to the arrest if a 50-year-old man accused of acting disorderly, according to the state district court.
(Sept. 28, 2018) An early morning traffic stop that was prompted by a license plate reader alert last Saturday led to the arrest of two men suspected of stealing a car, according to the Ocean City Police Department.
(Sept. 28, 2018) Larry Lee Chadwick, 45, of Ocean City, was charged with two counts of second-degree assault, according to an arrest report from the District Court of Maryland.
(Sept. 21, 2018) Michelle Sue Wiles, 41, of Boonsboro, Maryland, was arrested in connection with driving under the influence and hit-and-run Saturday night on 130th Street, according to charging documents in Maryland District Court.
(Sept. 21, 2018) An intoxicated man accused of trying to break down the door of a home on Dolphin Street in Ocean City was arrested Thursday night.
(Sept. 21, 2018) Two brothers were arrested in connection with drug possession Friday evening on Philadelphia Avenue after police stopped the car because of an equipment problem.
(July 27, 2018) John Mellon Jr., 29, of Norristown, Pennsylvania was arrested for first- and second-degree assault on Friday just after 10:15 p.m. at a hotel in the 2100 block of Baltimore Avenue.
(July 27, 2018) Nicholas Richard Langshaw, 38, of Wilmington, Delaware was arrested for false imprisonment and second-degree assault following a domestic dispute last Tuesday at approximately 6:44 p.m. in the 13000 block of Wight Street.
(July 27, 2018) MacGregor Anthony McClelland, 36, of Brandywine, Delaware was arrested for second-degree assault, unlawful use of a motor vehicle and four counts of malicious destruction of property last Friday about 10:30 p.m.
(July 13, 2018) Ocean City police were dispatched to an arcade in the area of Worcester Street and the Boardwalk for a report of a theft from an arcade game on Sunday, June 24.
(July 13, 2018) The following topics were discussed during the Police Commission meeting on Monday:
Celebration victim Jeffrey S. Tomlin, 53, of Fort Elizabeth, New Jersey was arrested on New Year's Eve at approximately 8:31 p.m. after police responded to reports of a person passed out on the sidewalk at Wicomico Street and Philadelphia Avenue. Officers at the scene reportedly discovered Tomlin on the sidewalk in the 200 block of Wicomico Street appearing to be heavily intoxicated. EMS responders joined police ...
Heroin found Ocean City Police arrested a local man after they found two bags of heroin on his person last Sunday. Around 10:30 a.m., police stopped a Ford Edge near 146th Street after they noticed the driver, Jack Wyler Jr., 37, was not wearing a seatbelt. Wyler had a fresh scrape on his cheek and appeared to be nervous, police said. A K-9 unit did not detect any narcotics in the car, but when officers searched ...
Riding with shotgun Ocean City Police arrested a Berlin man for a suspected parole violation after he was spotted at a known open-air heroin market in Selbyville last Wednesday. Around 9:09 p.m., undercover officers reported that a white Toyota RAV was headed back to Ocean City after leaving Polly Branch Road, a drug market known to various agencies. The car, driven by Brandon C. Littleton, 21, was seen on 143rd ...
Disorderly conduct Justin C. Harrison, 38, of Bloxom, Virginia was arrested after he allegedly caused a disturbance at a uptown hotel in the early hours of Nov. 12. Around 3:24 a.m., police met with hotel security and Harrison. Harrison was previously told to leave, as he was being combative to hotel staff. Officers said that Harrison smelled like alcohol and had trouble standing upright. They escorted him to the ...
Lost men found Natural Resources Police found three unidentified lost hunters in the Pocomoke State Forrest outside Snow Hill last Saturday. The men called 911 around 7:30 p.m. and said they had become disoriented as sunset approached and they could not find their vehicle. Worcester County Emergency Services dispatchers were able to direct Natural Resources Police officers and Worcester deputy sheriffs to the ...
Fall from tree stand A 63-year-old man was airlifted to Peninsula Regional Medical Center after he fell 20 feet from a homemade tree stand on Oct. 18. Joseph Patrick Hughes of Essex, Maryland, was checking his stand in the Chesapeake Forest Lands around 7 p.m. when one of the wooden steps pulled away from the tree and he fell, according to Natural Resources Police. Members of the hunting club heard Hughes's calls ...
Domestic dispute A couple was arrested after a domestic dispute at a downtown hotel around 3 a.m. on Oct. 7. Police said Michael E. Oneill, 25, and Brianna Mose, 19, of Hagerstown, had gotten into an argument that night. Mose had a bruise around her right eye, and reportedly smelled like alcohol. Mose told police that Oneill punched her in the face, while he told officers that she punched him in the mouth. When ...
Hitting a horse Da'John Pittman, 20, of Hurlock, Maryland was charged with interfering with police animals on Sept. 30. Pittman allegedly slapped Tucker, an Ocean City Police horse, on his rear leg, when police were trying to disperse a rowdy crowd around 32nd Street and Coastal Highway around 10:20 p.m. Inciting burnouts At least six men were arrested last weekend after allegedly encouraging H2Oi drivers to ...
(Sept. 29, 2017) Ocean City Police charged two Delaware residents after they allegedly drove down to the resort and stole several cars with the help of two 15 year-old boys last month. Tammy S. Gould, 40, of Dover, and Curtis L. Brown, 27, of Felton, turned themselves in to police on Sept. 19, weeks after the pair was charged with three counts of motor vehicle theft, theft $10,000 to under $100,000, and theft ...