Archive for December 23rd, 2015

Police probing teen’s death in Kennett Twp.

Kennett Township Police are investigating the death of a 16-year-old male that is not deemed suspicious, according to a press release issued on Wednesday, Dec. 23. On Tuesday, Dec. 22, at 12:56 a.m., Kennett Township Police responded to the 100 block of  Chandler Mill Road  for an unresponsive subject, who had been found by a family member. Police officers, along ...

 
 

Jane E. Snyder of Kennett Square

Jane E. Snyder, 79, of Kennett Square, died Tuesday, Dec. 22, at the Wilmington Hospital. She was the wife of Ralph R. Snyder, who passed away in 1991. Born in Sylvatus, Via., she was the daughter of the late Elijah and Lula  Rebecca Pugh Harden. Jane work as an assembler at Pepperidge Farms for 30 years, retiring in 1998. She was a member of the New Life Fellowship ...

 

Brian R. Ayllon of Kennett Square

Brian R. Ayllon, 16, of Kennett Square, died Tuesday, Dec. 22,  at the Jennersville Regional Hospital. Brian was born in West Chester, the son of Roberto and Maricela Avila Ayllon. He was an 11th-grade student at the Kennett High School, where he was a member of the acapella choir and the marching band. Brian was a member of FARGO and the Win program. He enjoyed ...

 

‘Operation Safe Holiday’ targets drunk drivers

The holiday season continues to be the leading time period for traffic crashes, said a PennDOT press release. In 2014, 4,184 crashes and 41 fatalities statewide occurred during the Christmas and New Year travel periods. As a result, PennDOT, state and local police, the Pennsylvania DUI Association, the Delaware County District Attorney, the Delaware County TMA, ...

 

Susan M. Facenda of Glen Mills

Susan M. Facenda (nee Massaro), 83, of Glen Mills, formerly of Wallingford, died Dec. 22. Born in Philadelphia in 1932, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (nee Ruscitella) Massaro. She was the beloved wife of Joseph J.; the loving mother of Joe, Jr. (Mindy), David M. (Carlos Loureiro), Paul A. (Elissa Budischak), and Stephen F. (Todd J. Babish); and ...

 

Police Log Dec. 24: Drug arrest, DUIs, accidents

• State police arrested a Wilmington man on drug possession charges in Chadds Ford Township on Dec. 18. A police report said Kevin Michael Frame, 25, was pulled over during a traffic stop on Route 202 at Oakland Road at 9:14 p.m. Police said Frame had marijuana in his possession. • Route 202 at Oakland Road was the location of a two-vehicle accident on Dec. 17. No ...