Police/Fire

Police searching for missing man last seen in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—The Harford County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing man who was last seen in the Rosedale area. Charles William Bell, 52, has brown hair, blue eyes, is 5’10”, and weighs 225 lbs. He was last seen leaving Franklin Square Medical Center on May 17th. Anyone with information on Charles Bell’s whereabouts is …


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Harford County Sheriff’s Office announces addition Maryland’s first electronic storage detection dog

HARFORD COUNTY, MD—Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey R. Gahler on Thursday announced the addition of the Harford County Sheriff’s Office’s (HCSO) newest law enforcement canine, K-9 Sata. K-9 Sata is certified as an electronic storage detection (ESD) canine and derives his name from the Serial AT Attachment, a computer bus interface that connects mass storage devices and a commonly used connector …


Police searching for missing Joppa teen

UPDATE: Kelleigh has been found safe and unharmed. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Police in Harford County are searching for a missing teen from Joppa. Kelleigh Elizabeth Copinger, 16, was last seen at around midnight on Wednesday, April 22, in the 2600-block of Old Joppa Road. She is described as a white female, approximately 5’3″ tall, weighs around 112 pounds, …

Harford County Detention Center inmate from Joppa commits suicide

JOPPA, MD—A 26-year-old inmate at the Harford County Detention Center died on Friday after apparently hanging himself in his cell. At just after 12:30 p.m., correctional officers found the inmate unresponsive in his cell with a sheet around his neck. Deputies immediately called for medical staff from the detention center and available deputies to respond and began lifesaving efforts. Medical …

Middle River man arrested, charged after breaking into vehicles in Joppa

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A Middle River man has been arrested after breaking into several vehicles in the Joppa area. At just after 2:30 a.m. on Monday, April 6, deputies with the Harford County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 500-block of Macintosh Circle in Joppa for a report of a man stealing items from vehicles. Upon arrival, officers spoke with a man …

7-Eleven robbed at gunpoint in Edgewood

EDGEWOOD, MD—Police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported in Edgewood this week. At just after 1 a.m. on Monday, March 30, officers responded to the 7-Eleven located in the 500-block of Edgewood Road for a report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, deputies were informed that two suspects had just robbed the store. During the robbery, one of …

Anthony Martin Jr., Edgewood murder suspect, arrested

EDGEWOOD, MD—An Edgewood teen who was wanted in connection with a murder case has been arrested. A $10,000 reward was being offered for the capture of Anthony Lamar Martin Jr., 16, in connection with a November 1 shooting that killed Joshua Crouse. On Thursday morning, the Harford County Sheriff’s Office reported that Martin had been apprehended. On Friday, November 1, …

13-year-old boy reported missing from Joppa

UPDATE: Justin has been located safe & unharmed. Original story below… —— JOPPA, MD—Police in Harford County are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing boy. Justin Navin Hardath, 13, of Joppa, was last seen on Thursday evening at around 5:45 p.m. at his residence in Haverhill Road. Justin is 5’5” tall and weighs 145 pounds. He has …