POLICE BLOTTER


Delaware police report:

A severed mallard head was found in a mailbox in the 300 block of Cobblestone Drive Monday evening. Police took an animal cruelty report and an investigation was started. There are no suspects.

A burglary report was taken at a home in the 300 block of East William Street Monday morning. The resident told police that between 1:30 a.m. and 6 a.m. someone entered his home and took a cell phone valued at $216, a credit card, $40 in cash, and other items from his wallet. Police report there is one suspect at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

Police were summoned to a home in the 200 block of Hearthstone Drive Monday evening to deal with a domestic situation. Police learned a resident at the home was intoxicated and inciting other family members to fight each other. After multiple warnings, the man was taken into custody for persistent disorderly conduct.