Forced entry into home on Lewes-Georgetown Highway

UPDATE: The Delaware State Police have identified and arrested the suspect wanted in connection with a March 13 burglary in Georgetown.

On Monday, March 18, 40-year-old Dwayne Sudduth was taken into custody at a residence in the 25000 block of Silver Oak Drive in Georgetown. He initially tried to flee on foot and provided a false name.

Sudduth was eventually taken into custody and charged with second-degree burglary, criminal impersonation, resisting arrest and criminal mischief. He was committed to Sussex Correctional Institution due to being a fugitive from Calvert County, Maryland, where he was wanted on fourth-degree burglary charges.


Delaware State Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect in a residential burglary that occurred in Georgetown.

On Wednesday, March 13, at around 1 p.m., troopers were dispatched to a residence in the 24000 block of Lewes-Georgetown Highway, where an unknown suspect had alleged forced entry. According to police, the suspect removed several items and fled the scene. A security camera captured the above image.

Anyone with information in reference to the suspect’s identity is asked to contact Troop 4 Detective Powell at 302-752-3807. Information may also be provided by calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333 or via the internet at