FRANKFORD, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police say a man was killed and his 6-year-old grandson was injured when the van he was driving left the road and hit a tree. It happened about 11:40 a.m. yesterday on Zion Church Road in Frankford. The accident is under investigation.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - One of six men found guilty in the 2007 slayings of three friends in a Newark schoolyard is seeking to overturn his conviction and wants a new trial. Jose Carranza appeared in front of a judge in Newark yesterday, but the judge didn't make an immediate decision on his request. Carranza was sentenced to 155 years in prison.
CLAYMONT, Del. (AP) - Delaware State Police are looking for a man who robbed a Claymont convenience store at gunpoint. It happened about 12:05 a.m. yesterday at the Claymont Market Place on Naamans Road. Troopers say a man with a handgun demanded cash from two employees.
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - Wilmington police say a man was shot while sitting on the steps of a home. It happened about 11 p.m. Tuesday on West 4th Street. Police say the victim heard gunfire, then realized he had been shot. Officers say the man was struck in his thigh and forearm.
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