UPDATE: Georgetown residential burglary suspect identified

UPDATE: Delaware State Police have identified and arrested the suspect wanted in connection to a March 13th residential burglary.

Further investigation led police to identify the suspect at 40-year-old Dwayne Sudduth of Georgetown. Sudduth was taken into custody at a home in the 25000 block of Silver Oak Drive, where he tried to flee on foot and initially provided a false name to police.

Sudduth faces charges of burglary second degree, theft under $1500, criminal impersonation, resisting arrest, and criminal mischief. He was committed to the Sussex Correctional Institution due to be a fugitive from another state.


GEORGETOWN, Del. – Delaware State Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in a Georgetown residential burglary.

Troopers were called to a home in the 24000 block of Lewes-Georgetown Highway just before 1 p.m. Wednesday for a report of a burglary. It was reported that an unknown suspect forced entry into the rear of the home, stealing several items before fleeing the scene.

Police were able to obtain photos of the suspect from inside the home. Anyone with information regarding the suspect’s identity is urged to contact Troop 4, Detective Powell, at 302-752-3807 or Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333.

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