Body discovered in a wooded area in Abingdon, MD

(Abingdon, MD – October 23, 2012 – 2:30 P.M.) On Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at approximately 2:30 P.M., Harford County Sheriff's deputies were dispatched to the 1300 block of Harford Town Drive, Abingdon, MD 21009 for a report of a body in a wooded area.

Upon arrival deputies found the body of a young adult African American male. Members of the Criminal Investigation Division responded to the scene.

During the initial processing of the scene, detectives found no obvious signs of foul play. Detectives are working to identify the subject while they await a ruling from the State Medical Examiner's Office as to the cause and manner of death.

News Release

October 23, 2012


  • Capt. Christopher Swain