POLICE BLOTTER


Delaware police report:

A wife hit her husband in the face with a shoe Monday afternoon in the 100 block of Hewes Street. The husband told police his wife hit him in the face with plastic athletic cleats during an argument over an injury their child sustained. The wife confirmed the argument but said hitting her husband was an accident. The husband told police he wished to press charges and his wife was taken into custody and charged with domestic violence, assault and disorderly conduct. The husband was not injured.

A Kindle tablet was stolen from a home on Euclid Avenue Monday afternoon. The owner said an adult family member took the tablet without permission. The tablet and case are valued at $250. Police were trying to contact the family member.

A purse was stolen from a car parked on Winter Street Monday night. The owner said the purse was only worth $20 but contained many credit cards. Police have no suspects.