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 […]

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. […]

More than 50 First Responders Participate in Harford County’s First ‘Wills for Heroes’ Program

From the Harford County Bar Foundation: More than 50 first responders participated in Harford County’s first “Wills for Heroes” Program. The program culminated with an event on October 8 at the Bel Air Volunteer Fire Company, which served more than 40 participants that day. Sponsored by the Harford County Bar Foundation and Maryland State Bar […]

Weapons Seized in Aberdeen Narcotics Investigation

From the Aberdeen Police Department: On Monday, September 10, 2016, at approximately 3:00 PM, members of the Aberdeen Police Special Operations Unit executed a search and seizure warrant in the Unit block of Liberty Street. Investigators searched the house and seized the following items: 1. Approximately one (1) pound of raw marijuana 2. Seven (6) […]