From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office:
(March 21, 2015 – ABERDEEN, MD) – Harford County Sheriff’s Deputies are searching for the suspect involved in the murder of a man at the Perrywood Gardens Apartments located at 301 Mayberry Drive, Aberdeen, Md.
The victim is identified as Richard Anthony Jackson, 26, with a last known address in Harford County.
At approximately 2:55 a.m. today, deputies from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office Southern Precinct responded to a call for a shooting at the Perrywood Gardens Apartment. Responding deputies found the victim inside a common area of the building located at 301 Mayberry Drive with what appeared to be gunshot wounds to the upper body. EMS personnel responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene. Investigators from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division and Evidence Collection Unit responded to the scene to continue the investigation.
The preliminary investigation indicates that the victim was shot shortly before 2:55 a.m. today. The victim’s body was transported to the medical examiner’s office in Baltimore, Md. An autopsy was expected to be conducted today.
Harford County Sheriff’s Office investigators processed the scene for evidence and conducted numerous interviews throughout the investigation. The search for the suspect is continuing.
Harford County Sheriff’s Office investigators were assisted by deputies from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office Southern Precinct and deputies from the Special Operations Division Crime Suppression Unit. Also assisting was the Aberdeen Volunteer Fire Department.
The Harford County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division is continuing this investigation. No further details are available at this time.
Anyone who may have information is urged to contact the Harford County Sheriff’s Office at 410-612-1717.