Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The pedestrian was struck and killed early Wednesday on Pulaski Highway.
An Aberdeen man was struck and killed early Wednesday on U.S. Route 40 in Aberdeen. Aberdeen police responded around 4:50 a.m. on May 15 to the area of Pulaski Highway (Route 40) near Beards Hill Road Extended, according to a department release. Officers arrived to find a man being administered CPR, the release stated. David Robert Brooke Jr., 32, of Walnut Lane in Aberdeen, was hit by a 1996 Chevy Blazer being driven by a 50-year-old Aberdeen man. The Aberdeen Fire Department transported Brooke to Harford Memorial Hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said. The driver was uninjured, according to the release. Eastbound Route 40 was shut down for about two hours as police investigated the crash. The investigation was ongoing as of…
Monday, April 15, 2013
The shot was fired during a street fight on Washington Street, Aberdeen police said.
A street fight in Aberdeen on Sunday night ended with gunfire, according to the Aberdeen Police Department. At 8:15 p.m., police from Aberdeen, Havre de Grace and the Harford County Sheriff's Office responded to the 400 block of Washington Street in Aberdeen for a reported gunshot. Witnesses said that several people had been fighting in the street when one produced a handgun and fired a shot that hit a nearby home on Washington Street, police said. There were people inside the home, but nobody was injured, according to Aberdeen officials. Those involved in the fight reportedly left before police arrived. Anyone with information may call the Aberdeen Police Department at 410-272-2121.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013
A man was injured Tuesday at the Pier 1 distribution center on Old Philadelphia Road.
The victim of an industrial accident at Pier 1 Imports in Aberdeen is in stable condition Wednesday, according to the Aberdeen Police Department. On Tuesday night, a 20-year-old Edgewood man was found by his coworkers in grave condition on a loading dock at the distribution center, police said. At approximately 6 p.m., a coworker began first aid and police were called to the distribution center, which is located on the 900 block of Old Philadelphia Road, according to a statement from the police department. Once officers got to the scene, the Aberdeen Police Department took over CPR until paramedics arrived from the Aberdeen Fire Department, police said. According to police, the victim was stabilized at the scene, then taken to Upper …
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Around 6:30 p.m., a man reportedly suffered a traumatic injury at an Aberdeen Pier 1 distribution center.
A man in his 20s was in grave condition Tuesday after an injury on the 900 block of Old Philadelphia Road in Aberdeen, Rich Gardiner, spokesman for the Harford County Volunteer Fire and EMS Association, told Patch. At approximately 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, emergency personnel responded to an incident initially reported as an "accident involving a piece of machinery" at the Pier 1 distribution center on Old Philadelphia Road, Gardiner said. The victim was taken to an area hospital, where he remained in grave condition Tuesday evening, Gardiner said. The Aberdeen Police Department did not have any information available regarding the incident as of 8 p.m. Tuesday. The Pier 1 building on Old Philadelphia Road contains more than 600,000 square feet …
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
A man was found slumped in the front seat of his vehicle Tuesday night.
UPDATED (2:50 p.m.)—Aberdeen police said the man who was found dead Tuesday in the front seat of his car in an Aberdeen parking lot died of a self-inflicted gunshot. In a news release Wednesday afternoon, the Aberdeen Police Department—citing its own investigation and the results of an autopsy at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner—said the man died of a single self-inflicted gunshot wound. Initially, during the course of the investigation Tuesday night, Aberdeen police Cpl. Larry Wade told Patch the man had sustained multiple gunshots. The man’s family has been notified, but his identity is not being made public. The man was found in his car in the parking lot of a new and still-vacant office complex along MD Route 22 around 5 p.m., …
Tuesday, March 5, 2013
A male was found dead Tuesday evening in a parking lot at a new office park in Aberdeen.
Aberdeen police are investigating a shooting that left one male dead early Tuesday evening. An unidentified male was found deceased, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds around 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aberdeen Police Department Cpl. Larry Wade told Patch Tuesday night. Asked if the death was a homicide, Wade said he could not confirm any further details as the investigation was ongoing. Police responded around 5:30 p.m. to the parking lot of a new office building along MD Route 22 next to the Target shopping center, Wade said. A resident walking their dog in the area of the building, which is under construction, called police to report the body, Wade said. Police remained on the scene as of 8 p.m. Tuesday. Stay with Patch for updates. Sign up…
Friday, February 8, 2013
The position is the only opening at the Aberdeen Police Department.
Looking for work? The Aberdeen Police Department is hiring. The listing on the Aberdeen Police Department website read: The Police Dispatcher position is skilled emergency service work that involves receiving emergency 911 and non-emergency requests for police assistance, determining nature/urgency of calls, initiating police or other emergency personnel action and maintaining close contact with field units to monitor response and needed support requirements. It requires a considerable degree of initiative and independent judgment within procedural boundaries in responding to emotional, disturbed and sometimes abusive people in a variety of situations. Work may be done separately or in conjunction with other dispatchers and …
Thursday, February 7, 2013
A minor was also charged in connection with the Nov. 19, 2012 robbery.
Two Aberdeen teenagers have been arrested and charged in connection with a 2012 gas station robbery. Daquane S. Johnson, 18, of the 100 block of Hamilton Place in Aberdeen, was charged Tuesday with robbing the Exxon gas station on South Philadelphia Boulevard on Nov. 19, 2012, according to a release from the Aberdeen Police Department Thursday afternoon. Johnson was released on $75,000 bond, police said. A 14-year-old from Aberdeen also has been charged in the case, and is being held at the Charles Hickey Juvenile facility in Baltimore County, according to the release. Police said two individuals entered the station and began fighting with a clerk, who was trying to close off access to the office area of the store. The suspects then stole …
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
The incident took place Friday night on Swan Street in Aberdeen.
Aberdeen police are looking for three males who invaded a city home Friday brandishing a handgun. Officers responded to the first block of Swan Street around 5:20 p.m. on Feb. 1 for a report of a woman screaming, according to an Aberdeen Police Department release. Police said three males with a handgun broke into a residence on the block, taking cash and other items from the home before running from the scene. Four people were in the home at the time, but nobody was injured, according to the release. Two of the males were wearing black jackets, and the third was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, police said. The Havre de Grace Police Department K-9 unit responded to assist with the incident. Anyone with information may contact the …
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
The incident happened early Wednesday morning at the Shell station on Middleton Road.
A 14-year-old Aberdeen boy is charged with an armed robbery that occurred early Wednesday at an Aberdeen gas station, city police said. According to an Aberdeen Police Department release, officers arrived around 12:57 a.m. on Jan. 30 at the Shell station on the 1000 block of Middleton Road. A male in a mask and gloves showed a knife and demanded cash before running from the scene with an undisclosed amount of money, police said. The suspect, who matched a description and the subject on security footage, was located on Warwick Drive. Police charged the teen with robbery and the suspect was transported to the Charles H. Hickey Jr. School. There were no injuries reported during the incident. — » Follow Aberdeen Patch on Twitter and Facebook …