Abingdon Man Sentenced in Cocaine Distribution Conspiracy; 31 Kilograms of Cocaine, $2.4 Million in Cash Seized

From the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Baltimore: U.S. District Judge Ellen L. Hollander sentenced William Frederick Cornish, age 52, of Abingdon, Maryland, today to 14 years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release for conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute cocaine. The sentence were announced by United States Attorney for the […]

Harford County Public Schools Awarded $1.5 Million Grant for Digital Conversion at Military-Connected Schools

From Harford County Public Schools: Harford County Public Schools (HCPS) was recently awarded a five-year, $1.5 million grant from the Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA) Partnership Grant Program for a Digital Conversion Initiative in five Aberdeen schools. The initiative will increase access to technology and the opportunity for improved learning in the HCPS schools […]

Armed Suspect Sought in Robbery of Aberdeen Liquors

From the Aberdeen Police Department: An employee of Aberdeen Liquors was robbed Sunday evening when an unknown black male displaying a handgun robbed the store of an undisclosed amount of money. The man, wearing a white tee-shirt, dark hoodie, and whose face was partially concealed, immediately fled the scene following the robbery. Aberdeen Police personnel […]

Trooper Struck, Injured in I-95 Construction Zone; Driver Charged with Drug Possession, Negligent Driving

From Maryland State Police: A Maryland state trooper working traffic control in a Harford County highway construction zone was injured yesterday by a driver who drove into the marked off area and allegedly did not see the patrol car with its emergency lights activated. The trooper is identified as First Sergeant Robert Cummings, who is […]

Pennsylvania Man Sentenced for Armed Robbery of Whiteford Bank; Threatened Employees with Taser

From the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Baltimore: U.S. District Judge Ellen L. Hollander sentenced Jesse Allen Burney, age 34, of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, today to 21 years in federal prison for armed bank robbery. The sentence was announced by United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Rod J. Rosenstein; Special Agent in Charge Gordon B. […]