The Delaware State Police have arrested a Seaford man after he burglarized his neighbors residence.

On June 18, 2019 at approximately 1:20 p.m., Troopers were dispatched to the 10500 block of Concord Road, Seaford, for a report of a burglary that had occurred the day prior on June 17, 2019.  Upon arrival Troopers met with the homeowner who advised that someone had entered their residence and stole cash.  Further investigation revealed that 52-year-old Carl J. Ahern had entered the residence through a window and once inside removed an undisclosed amount of cash prior to fleeing the scene.

Troopers were able to locate Ahern at his residence and take him into custody without incident.  Ahern was transported back to Troop 5 where he was charged with the following:

  • Burglary Second Degree
  • Theft (Felony)

Ahern was arraigned before the Justice of the Peace Court and released on his own recognizance.