A lawyer for the president said the search took place Friday.
Authorities say witnesses told police the man repeatedly swam underwater near the two girls and grabbed or touched them inappropriately before being confronted by beachgoers.
"I got my foot caught" in the toe cages, the president told reporters.
New Castle County Police said the rescue happened on Jan. 19.
HEARTWARMING: A Delaware State trooper surprised a boy with new basketball sneakers after becoming fast friends on the court. The two even caught the attention of NBA superstar Steph Curry.
Wilmington, Delaware, has been Joe Biden’s home for many years, serving as the backdrop for several highs and lows throughout his life. He said when he dies, "Delaware will be written on my heart."
A Delaware man infamously seen holding a Confederate flag inside the U.S. Capitol during last week's deadly riots surrendered to federal agents along with his son on Thursday, according to the Department of Justice.
President-elect Joe Biden's son Hunter said Wednesday that he has learned from federal prosecutors that his tax affairs are under investigation.
He said staying home 'is a gift to our fellow Americans'
Regina Love, of Long Neck, was arrested Saturday after troopers were called to a house in the city about a physical altercation, Delaware State Police said in a statement.
Democrat Sarah McBride won a state Senate race on Tuesday in Delaware, and would become the first openly transgender state senator in the country when sworn in.
The child has been identified as Emma Cole. She was 3 years old at the time of her passing.
Police have released photos of the suspects sought in an egg-throwing incident at a Republican political rally in Wilmington.
Olivia Winslow and Camryn Amy, both 21, were indicted by a grand jury on charges of second-degree robbery, second-degree conspiracy, endangering the welfare of a child, third-degree assault, attempted third-degree assault, offensive touching and felony hate crimes, Delaware Online reported.
Two women have been arrested in Delaware in connection with a viral video that allegedly showed the suspects ripping up Trump signs and stealing a MAGA hat near the site of Democrat Joe Biden's acceptance speech Thursday.
A crook looking for some dough got served up something else when trying to hold up a pizza shop in Delaware on Friday.
A swimmer was recorded over the weekend catching and displaying a shark at Cape Henlopen State Park Beach in Delaware.
Authorities say an 86-year-old man died on Saturday. He had previously been submitted to the hospital in critical condition.
An elderly woman was killed, her husband left in critical condition after a shooting at a veterans cemetery; the shooter was left dead later after a shootout with police.
Coronavirus-related staffing shortages at chicken processing plants will lead farms in Maryland and Delaware to destroy nearly 2 million chickens.