University of Delaware
Howard L. Collins


UD Police arrest man loitering near Early Learning Center


5:29 p.m., Dec. 6, 2013--University of Delaware Police arrested Howard L. Collins, 53, on Friday, Dec. 6, after he was reported standing in a parking lot near the University's Early Learning Center on Wyoming Road in Newark.

Collins told responding officers that he was waiting for a friend. When police checked his identification, they learned he was registered as a Level II sex offender. 

He was taken into custody, charged with a felony account of being in a school zone and released on $1,500 unsecured bond.

Anyone with additional information should contact University of Delaware Police at 302-831-2222. 

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