WILMINGTON, Del. (AP)- The Delaware Medical Examiner's office says a skull found in a scallop net in 2003 has been identified as that of a missing Virginia man who fell overboard the year before.
The Medical Examiner's Office says the skull has been identified as that of 45-year-old Sabino Acosta Hernandez. Deputy Director Hal Brown says his office is preparing to return the skull to family members and he has spoken with the man's son in Florida. However, Brown said Hernandez's son has not returned recent emails or telephone calls.
State officials say Hernandez was a crew member on the Lady Helen, a fishing boat based in Hampton, Va. Hernandez was finally identified in January when DNA extracted from a tooth matched DNA in an FBI database.
Wednesday, December 4 2013 6:42 PM EST2013-12-04 23:42:55 GMT
SALISBURY, Md.-In a few months security officers at Peninsula Regional Medical Center will be wearing different uniforms. That's because the hospital is switching over to a new security company. "We'reMore
In a few months security officers at Peninsula Regional Medical Center will be wearing different uniforms. That's because the hospital is switching over to a new security company.
Wednesday, December 4 2013 3:55 PM EST2013-12-04 20:55:20 GMT
MILFORD, Del.- A high-speed police chase that traversed eastern Sussex County has ended in Milford, with a man in custody, authorities say. The car was stopped at Coastal Highway and Route 36 shortlyMore
A high-speed police chase that traversed eastern Sussex County ended in Milford on Wednesday afternoon, with a man in custody, authorities say.More
Wednesday, December 4 2013 11:10 AM EST2013-12-04 16:10:52 GMT
CRISFIELD, Md.- Police said they have arrested a man involved with an ongoing drug investigation called "Florida Boyz" in Crisfield. Tevin Aaron Haynes, 19, of Somers Cove Apartments in Crisfield, wasMore
Crisfield police say a man arrested Tuesday on drug charges is the half-brother of the alleged ringleader of the "Florida Boyz" drug organization.More
It has been nearly two weeks since a Sussex County correctional officer was arrested for reportedly having sexual relations with three female inmates. Now in the aftermath, the boot camp program he worked for has been shut down pending an investigation.More
For a number of years Doritos has held a "Crash the Super Bowl" contest. It gives amateur ad-makers a chance to win $1 million and have their ad for Doritos air during the big game. A trio of Kent County brothers hope this year that commercial is theirs.More