Date of Incident: 6 April 2016
Location: Eden, MD
Narrative: On 6 April 2016, Wicomico County Animal Control and deputies from the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office responded to a residence in Eden, MD to investigate the conditions of dogs on the property. Upon arrival, more that 300 dogs were found in deplorable conditions and in poor health requiring immediate need of veterinary intervention.
The initial focus of this investigation was the immediate welfare for these dogs that had been taken from the property. These dogs were all transported to facilities where they received veterinary treatment. The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office has been collecting forensic evidence and providing legal support to strengthen the case and ensure the best legal outcome for these dogs.
Anyone who may have any information pertinent to this investigation or may have purchased or attempted to purchase a dog from this location on Cooper Road in Eden is asked to contact Lt. Tim Robinson at the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office at 410-548-4891.