The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is reporting a 13 percent drop in the number of deer killed during the two-week firearm season.
Maryland State Police have charged a Sharpsburg man with firearms violations.
Maryland State Police say they have discontinued efforts to contact a Washington County man at his home in an ongoing firearms investigation.
Wearing a pink camouflage jacket and carrying a bow, Samantha Elliott walked out of Keystone Sporting Goods this week anticipating the beginning of firearm deer season on Saturday.
Frederick officials will use a bird gun to scare the animals from the Split Rail Court area.
A 39-year-old man has been charged with 18 counts of possessing a rifle or shotgun with a felony conviction after shotguns and rifles were found in his home.
Troopers from the Westminster Barrack have charged a 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old for pointing a realistic toy gun at a motorist on Route 97 in Westminster.
A judge in Frederick is ordering continued juvenile detention for a high school student accused of bringing a loaded handgun and extra ammunition to school.