Man Arrested in Connection With Wilmington Burglary


WILMINGTON, DE — Wilmington Police announced the arrest of 30-year-old Zymere Brown in connection with a burglary.

Authorities stated that on November 7, police were dispatched to the 1300 block of North King Street in reference to a burglary that had taken place. Through the course of an investigation, police identified Zymere Brown as a suspect, and obtained warrants for his arrest.

On November 18 at approximately 10 p.m., a police officer on patrol located Brown in the 3400 block of North Market Street and took him into custody without incident. He was found to be in possession of a loaded .40-caliber handgun, burglary tools and a small amount of marijuana.

Brown has been charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession of a Firearm by a Person Prohibited – Three Counts
  • Carrying a Concealed Deadly Weapon
  • Burglary (Third Degree)
  • Theft Under $1,500
  • Criminal Mischief Under $1,000
  • Possession of Burglar Tools
  • Breach of Release

He was arraigned in Justice of the Peace Court 11 and was committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on $67,600 cash-only bail.

Zymere Brown had been previously arrested on March 28, 2022, in connection with seven other burglary incidents in Wilmington.

Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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