UPDATE: Help Catch Wicomico’s 10 Most Wanted Fugitives – Part 1


WICOMICO CO., Md. – Wanted suspect #1, Andrew Durkin, is now in custody. The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office says they started receiving tips about Durkin’s whereabouts on Wednesday, and by Thursday morning he was in custody. The Sheriff’s Office says Durkin couldn’t be found at his workplace, and had moved out of his home. Law enforcement eventually located him in Rising Sun, Maryland, in Cecil County, and took him into custody.


WICOMICO COUNTY, Md. – Wanted Suspect #2 on 47 ABC’s list of “Wicomico’s 10 Most Wanted Fugitives” is now in custody.

William Robert Harp turned himself in to the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office at 1 PM on Tuesday afternoon. He told authorities he surrendered after hearing he was profiled on Monday night on 47 ABC’s Special Report.

Original Story:

WICOMICO COUNTY, Md. – 47 ABC is once again teaming up with the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office to catch their most wanted fugitives. After our past two special reports with Wicomico County, the sheriff’s office tells us 2 suspects turned themselves in and 11 were arrested.

But currently there are about 1,687 outstanding warrants in Wicomico County. And the hope is that highlighting 10 more wanted suspects will help bring more of these fugitives to justice. “Wicomico’s 10 Most Wanted Fugitives” face charges ranging from 1st Degree Assault to Felony Theft. Some are considered innocent until proven guilty, but many on this list have prior convictions and are wanted for violating probation.

What they all have in common is that the Wicomico County sheriff’s office wants them off the streets now. “We don’t want people that are wanted out committing more crimes,” explains Lt. Tim Robinson.

Wanted Suspect #1: Andrew James Durkin

· Brown hair, Blue eyes

· 6’00” 225 lbs

· DOB 01/11/1989 or 90 23/24 years of age

· Last known address – Salisbury, MD

· Wanted on a District Court Bench Warrant issued in May 2014 for Violation of Probation on the charges of Assault 2nd, Trespass Private, Disorderly Conduct, and Failure to Obey Lawful Order

· Durkin should be APPROACHED WITH CAUTION Andrew James Durkin

Wanted Suspect #2: William Robert Harp

· Brown hair, Brown eyes

· 6’02” 260 lbs

· DOB 08/31/1970 44 years of age

· Last known address – Salisbury, MD

· Wanted on a District Court Arrest Warrant issued in June 2014 for Assault 1st, 2nd and Reckless Endangerment

· Harp should be APPROACHED WITH CAUTION William Robert Harp

Make sure to tune in each night at 6pm on 47 ABC News at 6pm, the week of July 14th through July 18th, 2014. We will be profiling two more wanted fugitives each night.

If you have a tip on any of the suspects in this special report, make sure to call the Crime Solvers anonymous tip line at 410-548-1776. There is reward money available for tips which lead to arrests.

Sharing this story on Facebook and Twitter can help more people see these pictures and descriptions, in an effort to bring these suspects in. 

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