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  Category: Department of Justice


Wilmington jury convicts drug trafficker in murder-for-hire plot

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 24, 2020

A Superior Court jury has convicted a Wilmington man for his central role in a June 2016 murder. Witness testimony, cell phone evidence, and collaboration with an FBI task force demonstrated that Brian Wilson, also known as Fudayl Wakim, arranged the murder of Allen Cannon through a $10,000 bounty and a conspiracy with co-defendant Eric […]




Prosecutors secure conviction, sentence in Sussex County homicides

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 17, 2020

A Sussex County Judge has found a Millsboro man guilty of murder. On November 17, 2016, a passerby discovered Darrin Gibbs of Millsboro lying face down on Monroe Street with a gunshot wound to the back of his head. Witness testimony, ballistics evidence, and video surveillance ultimately identified one of Gibbs’ associates, A.J. McMullen, as […]




Chester man sentenced to 20 years in prison for rape

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 10, 2020

A Superior Court judge sentenced Friday a Chester, PA man to 20 years in prison for 2 counts of rape, concluding a years-long effort to solve multiple cold cases. Hayim Raison was arrested after DNA tests on previously untested sexual assault kits helped lead to his arrest and guilty plea for 2 counts of Rape […]




Attorney General Jennings secures relief for over 120 teachers in connection with their retirement accounts

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 10, 2020

A broker-dealer operating in Delaware, Horace Mann Investors, Inc., has agreed to provide settlement payments to numerous customers with IRA accounts opened by one of its registered representatives, Dieter Hofmann.




Drug Investigation Leads to Man Wanted For Shooting

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, January 3, 2020

Deputy Attorney General Rebecca Anderson secured a guilty plea and prison sentence for a man wanted for a shooting in Seaford, arrested while police were investigating illegal drug activity in Bridgeville. Teron West, 33, of Seaford, was arrested in July 2019, when members of the Delaware State Police Sussex County Governor’s Task Force executed a […]







  Category: Department of Justice


Wilmington jury convicts drug trafficker in murder-for-hire plot

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 24, 2020

A Superior Court jury has convicted a Wilmington man for his central role in a June 2016 murder. Witness testimony, cell phone evidence, and collaboration with an FBI task force demonstrated that Brian Wilson, also known as Fudayl Wakim, arranged the murder of Allen Cannon through a $10,000 bounty and a conspiracy with co-defendant Eric […]




Prosecutors secure conviction, sentence in Sussex County homicides

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 17, 2020

A Sussex County Judge has found a Millsboro man guilty of murder. On November 17, 2016, a passerby discovered Darrin Gibbs of Millsboro lying face down on Monroe Street with a gunshot wound to the back of his head. Witness testimony, ballistics evidence, and video surveillance ultimately identified one of Gibbs’ associates, A.J. McMullen, as […]




Chester man sentenced to 20 years in prison for rape

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 10, 2020

A Superior Court judge sentenced Friday a Chester, PA man to 20 years in prison for 2 counts of rape, concluding a years-long effort to solve multiple cold cases. Hayim Raison was arrested after DNA tests on previously untested sexual assault kits helped lead to his arrest and guilty plea for 2 counts of Rape […]




Attorney General Jennings secures relief for over 120 teachers in connection with their retirement accounts

Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | News | Date Posted: Friday, January 10, 2020

A broker-dealer operating in Delaware, Horace Mann Investors, Inc., has agreed to provide settlement payments to numerous customers with IRA accounts opened by one of its registered representatives, Dieter Hofmann.




Drug Investigation Leads to Man Wanted For Shooting

Criminal Division | Department of Justice | Department of Justice Press Releases | Date Posted: Friday, January 3, 2020

Deputy Attorney General Rebecca Anderson secured a guilty plea and prison sentence for a man wanted for a shooting in Seaford, arrested while police were investigating illegal drug activity in Bridgeville. Teron West, 33, of Seaford, was arrested in July 2019, when members of the Delaware State Police Sussex County Governor’s Task Force executed a […]