ELKTON — The founder of a Rising Sun animal welfare nonprofit is now facing 121 animal cruelty charges — nearly triple the number filed against her in April — after the Cecil County State’s Attorney’s Office added 57 counts Tuesday in a new charging document.

ELKTON — A man remained jailed Wednesday after investigators confiscated more than two ounces of crystal methamphetamine, a half-ounce of heroin mixed with fentanyl and other evidence at the conclusion of a multi-state surveillance operation, according to Cecil County District Court records.

CHARLESTOWN — Investigators are blaming a heat lamp used to warm an outside animal pen for igniting nearby combustibles, which then triggered a blaze that damaged a house in Charlestown over the weekend, according to the Maryland Office of the State Fire Marshal.

NORTH EAST — An investigation is continuing after a blaze damaged a garage at a multi-family residence several miles north of North East on Tuesday night, according to the Maryland Office of the State Fire Marshal.

NORTH EAST — A man remained in jail Tuesday after investigators confiscated 46 baggies containing a suspected mix of heroin and fentanyl during a traffic stop near North East, according to Cecil County District Court records.

PORT DEPOSIT – A Pennsylvania man is facing several charges after he allegedly bit a Maryland State Police trooper and kicked another Friday in downtown Port Deposit, according to Cecil County District Court records.

ELKTON — A man accused of gunning down a man and a woman inside their Elkton residence in 2015 received a six-year prison term Monday, after accepting a binding plea deal that prosecutors offered to salvage what they assessed to be a weak case against him.

ELKTON — The Cecil County Sheriff’s Office and the Newark Police Department are in talks to partner to build a $4.7 million indoor firearms training range. Under the proposed deal, first made public last week, CCSO would acquire a yet-to-be determined property in Cecil County and lease it to…

NORTH EAST — A woman was airlifted to a regional trauma center Tuesday night after a two-vehicle crash, which also injured another person, according to Maryland State Police.

ELKTON — Most people have encountered law enforcement officers only through the driver’s side windows of their vehicles during traffic stops for speeding or for some other ordinary violation.

ELKTON – Investigators are blaming an “unattended open-air burning” for a blaze that spread to a storage shed, a wooden fence and then two adjacent townhouses Tuesday northeast of Elkton, according to the Maryland Office of the State Fire Marshal.

ELKTON — For those who patronized the Chick-fil-A in Elkton on Friday, yes, you did see law enforcement officers from various Cecil County agencies on the roof of that restaurant — in case the unusual sight was somehow missed.

ELKTON — A man has been sentenced to 63 months in prison in a case in which he stood accused of stealing a Maryland State Police patrol car — after slipping out of his handcuffs at an Elkton accident scene — and of attempting to run over the trooper while fleeing.

ELKTON — A couple remained jailed Wednesday after investigators confiscated numerous baggies and containers holding suspect heroin/fentanyl and two forms of cocaine during a traffic stop near Elkton, police reported.

FAIR HILL — A man received an official warning over the weekend, after investigators determined that he was the source of numerous powerfully repercussive explosions that generated a barrage of citizen complaints to law enforcement agencies in Cecil County and nearby Pennsylvania, according …