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Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 01/24/2012

Police ID pedestrian killed Sunday in Anne Arundel crash

He was a 66-year-old Hanover man.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:18 AM ET, 01/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:21 AM ET, 01/23/2012

Pedestrian dead after Anne Arundel crash

According to police, the pedestrian was not in a crosswalk when he was hit by a sedan driven by a Harmans man.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:21 AM ET, 01/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:47 PM ET, 01/20/2012

D.C. man given 47 years for 2008 killing

Kerstan Leonard was accused of firing 22 shots into a Southeast apartment building occupied by rival drug dealers.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  06:47 PM ET, 01/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:53 PM ET, 01/17/2012

Alexandria police seek man in bank robbery

The man entered the United Bank at 301 S. Washington St. on Tuesday morning, police said, displayed a gun and demanded money.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:53 PM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 01/17/2012

Linthicum Exxon employee struggles with thief

A would-be thief ran off empty handed after a sales clerk at a Linthicum Exxon struggled with him, police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:16 AM ET, 01/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:27 PM ET, 01/13/2012

Tires of more than 30 vehicles slashed in Anne Arundel

Officers found the vehicles after responding to a call Friday morning in Brooklyn Park.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  02:27 PM ET, 01/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 01/10/2012

Md. man charged in 2 Charles County shootings

Terence Dyson, 19, of Pomfret has been charged with attempted murder, first- and second-degree assault, theft and a gun charge.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  12:22 PM ET, 01/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:24 PM ET, 01/09/2012

Columbia woman is charged with abusing son months before boy’s slaying

A Columbia woman was indicted and arrested on information stemming from her son’s homicide investigation, which continues.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:24 PM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 01/09/2012

Anne Arundel Co. man charged with attempted murder

A Brooklyn Park man has been charged with the attempted murder of his wife.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:58 AM ET, 01/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 01/06/2012

Two men sought in Laurel man’s killing

Gregory Robert Sears was shot Friday morning in Laurel and died in a hospital, Anne Arundel police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:23 AM ET, 01/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:57 PM ET, 01/05/2012

Man charged in shooting at Md. party

A man heard a “bang” at a party, left with a friend — and then realized he had been shot.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:57 PM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 01/05/2012

D.C. police release new information in sexual assault investigation

Police released a composite sketch of the suspect.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:15 AM ET, 01/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 01/04/2012

Anne Arundel woman arrested on assault, drug charges

A stabbing investigation in Severn led officers to drugs with an estimated value of more than $12,000, police say.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:07 AM ET, 01/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 12/23/2011

Air Jordans attract crowds, police at area malls

The release of the newest sneakers led to several incidents in the area and the nation Friday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  12:10 PM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 12/23/2011

Lusby man dies in motorcycle crash

Authorities found Eugene M. Smith near his motorcycle. He died later at a hospital.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  08:46 AM ET, 12/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:56 PM ET, 12/22/2011

D.C. man gets more than 5 years in sex abuse

A man who admitted to sexually abusing an intoxicated 13-year-old girl was sentenced to more than five years in prison, authorities said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:56 PM ET, 12/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:42 PM ET, 12/22/2011

Restaurant reopens bar in wake of fatal fight

Heritage India, the Dupont Circle restaurant that was the site of a late November fight that resulted in a Suitland man’s death, resumed full bar service, the restaurant announced.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  12:42 PM ET, 12/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 12/21/2011

D.C. police officer convicted in stolen iPad case

Dioni Fernandez, 35, was one of three officers arrested on similar charges on March 8.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:51 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 12/21/2011

Police ID pedestrian killed Saturday in Montgomery

Luis Martinez’s address was unknown, Montgomery County police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:18 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:01 PM ET, 12/21/2011

Police shoot, kill man in Dumfries

The man was armed with a handgun, police said, and was shot after he advanced toward officers and did not follow their commands.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:01 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:13 PM ET, 12/21/2011

Prison for man, woman who prostituted 14-year-old runaway

They pleaded guilty in September, authorities said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:13 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 12/21/2011

Funeral arrangements announced for Park Police sergeant who died on duty

Michael Boehm collapsed after responding to a report of a critically inujured person near the Key Bridge in Georgetown.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:39 AM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:59 PM ET, 12/17/2011

Man hit by car, killed in Montgomery County

Rolando Grande Martinez, 59, of Silver Spring, was killed while standing at a bus stop.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  01:59 PM ET, 12/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 12/09/2011

Pedestrian killed in morning Kensington collision

Semen Buslovich, 93, was pronounced dead at the scene.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:34 PM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 12/09/2011

Alexandria police investigate Thursday evening attack on woman

They’re unsure whether it’s connected to a similar incident from late November.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:38 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:38 AM ET, 12/08/2011

Man wearing ‘Spider-Man’ design mask and sweater robs Fort Washington bank

The man entered the BB&T bank branch in the 9400 block of Livingston Road around 3:18 p.m., displayed a handgun and passed a note to a teller demanding money.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:38 AM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 11/29/2011

Police investigate deadly Monday hit-and-run

A 72-year-old Seat Pleasant man was found dead after a crash on the Baltimore Washington Parkway.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:28 AM ET, 11/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 11/26/2011

2 dead in morning crash on I-70 in Md.

A van headed eastbound on I-70 rear-ended another vehicle that was stopped in traffic, police said.

By Carol Morello  |  09:59 AM ET, 11/26/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 11/24/2011

None hurt after Georgetown building collapse

The collapse happened shortly after 4 p.m. in the 1400 block of Wisconin Avenue NW.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:46 PM ET, 11/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 11/24/2011

Driver of car reported stolen dies in Md. crash

Witnesses told police the car ran off the road, hit several trees and burst into flames.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:18 AM ET, 11/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 07:14 PM ET, 11/22/2011

Tysons carjacking suspect also wanted in robbery

Fairfax County police said they have obtained a warrant for Stephanie Lynn Schwab, 26, of Manassas in connection with the carjacking of a silver 2003 Acura.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  07:14 PM ET, 11/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 11/10/2011

Police seek Nissan driver in fatal Anne Arundel hit-and-run

The victim’s employer has posted a $10,000 reward for information leading to a conviction in the Anne Arundel incident.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  01:56 PM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:13 AM ET, 11/10/2011

Md. police seek man they say stole $7K necklace

The man stole the necklace from the Kay Jewelers in Marley Station Mall, police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:13 AM ET, 11/10/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:03 AM ET, 11/03/2011

D.C. man convicted in man’s 2010 shooting death

A D.C. Superior Court jury also convicted Katrell Henry of three firearms offenses after a six-day trial.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  08:03 AM ET, 11/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:33 AM ET, 10/21/2011

Dunkirk accident victim identified

Matthew Ryan Cwiek, a 19-year-old Owings man, died in the single-vehicle accident on Oct. 15.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:33 AM ET, 10/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 10/05/2011

Guilty plea by D.C. woman in fraudulent tax return case

A D.C. tax preparer pleaded guilty to charges that she was part of a conspiracy that led to the filing of more than 3,000 fraudulent returns.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:51 AM ET, 10/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:23 AM ET, 09/22/2011

Nearly 70 cats seized from Anne Arundel Co. rescue center

Police and other organizations took 67 cats in “various medical conditions” — and two dead ones — from Cool Cats Rescue Center.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:23 AM ET, 09/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:54 AM ET, 09/13/2011

D.C. police statement on arrest of Sulaimon Brown

On Sept. 12, D.C. police released a statement regarding the arrest of former D.C. mayoral candidate Sulaimon Brown, who accused aides to then-candidate Vincent Gray of trying to buy his support.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  08:54 AM ET, 09/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:10 AM ET, 08/23/2011

Police recover, return Art Donovan’s stolen 1958 championship ring

A world championship ring given to former Baltimore Colts defensive lineman Art Donovan was returned to him more than 30 years after it was stolen while he was in Japan, police said Tuesday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:10 AM ET, 08/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:25 PM ET, 08/22/2011

Virginia man pleads guilty to sex trafficking of teen girls

A Fairfax County man pleaded guilty Monday to prostituting teen girls in a business that served clients across the region, authorities said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:25 PM ET, 08/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 08/19/2011

Two killed in head-on Anne Arundel crash

Two drivers were killed in a head-on crash Thursday night in Lothian, police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  08:30 AM ET, 08/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 08/13/2011

Murder charge for second man in May 2010 death

A Southeast D.C. man has been charged with murder in a May 2010 killing. It is the second arrest in the case.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  02:28 PM ET, 08/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:55 AM ET, 08/04/2011

Va. Tech lifts alert after police do not find a gunman

A person with a gun was reported on Virgina Tech’s campus Thursday morning, according to the university’s web site.

By Mark Giannotto  |  02:55 AM ET, 08/04/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 08/02/2011

Md. man dead in Glen Burnie crash

A Glen Burnie man died in a single-vehicle crash Monday afternoon, according to police.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:51 AM ET, 08/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 08/01/2011

Md. man dies in Anne Arundel crash

A Glen Burnie man died in a Crofton crash early Sunday, Anne Arundel County police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:49 AM ET, 08/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:05 PM ET, 07/25/2011

2 dead in separate Calvert County crashes

Single-vehicle crashes in Huntingtown claimed the lives of two Maryland men in recent days, Calvert County authorities said Monday.

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Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 07/15/2011

One dead after plane crash in St. Mary’s

One person is dead and another is hurt after a plane crash in St. Mary’s County, police said Friday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:34 PM ET, 07/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 10:11 AM ET, 07/15/2011

Girl, 17, dies from injuries suffered in Anne Arundel crash

A 17-year-old Pasadena girl died from injuries sustained when she was hit by a car in Severna Park in Anne Arundel County, police said Friday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:11 AM ET, 07/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:05 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Fraud charges for Maryland man after traffic stop

A Bowie man was arrested in Takoma Park and charged with a number of alleged crimes in North Carolina after his car was stopped for not obeying a Do Not Enter sign, police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  06:05 PM ET, 07/11/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:28 PM ET, 07/08/2011

Ex-NBA player gets 5 years in drug case

Donald Hodge, a former star basketball player at the District’s Coolidge High School who went on to play for the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, gets five years for conspiring to distribute drugs.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:28 PM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 07/08/2011

Attempted murder, arson charges for 2 Md. men

Two Maryland men have been charged with attempted murder and arson in a February fire that forced 11 people from their homes.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:52 AM ET, 07/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 07/06/2011

Woman dies in three-car crash in Arnold, Md.

A 71-year-old woman died in a three-car collision in Arnold on Tuesday night, Anne Arundel County police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:32 AM ET, 07/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:06 AM ET, 06/30/2011

Motorcyclist killed in McLean crash

A Hyattsville man was killed in McLean when his motorcycle was hit head-on, Fairfax County police said Thursday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:06 AM ET, 06/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 04/01/2011

Help sought identifying Manassas bank robbery suspect

Manassas Police are looking for help finding the man they say robbed the TD Bank at 9800 Liberia Ave on March 23.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  12:09 PM ET, 04/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 03/31/2011

Arson charges for Md. man in fire at his home

A 43-year-old Baltimore man has been charged with arson and related charges after allegedly burning his Pasadena home in April, Anne Arundel County police said Thursday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:40 PM ET, 03/31/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 12/27/2010

Man dead after Loudoun crash

A 76-year-old man from Tennessee died after a three-vehicle crash in Loudoun County on Friday afternoon, authorities said Monday. David Doane was a passenger in a 2010 Toyota Prius that was headed west on Route 9 near Creamer Lane when...

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Posted at 08:10 AM ET, 11/24/2010

Arrest in Nov. 5 Southeast D.C. killing

A 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged in a Nov. 5 homicide in Southeast D.C., police said. Jerome Bailey, of no fixed address, was charged with first-degree murder while armed in the death of Rico Matthews, 36, D.C. police...

By David P. Marino-Nachison  |  08:10 AM ET, 11/24/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:43 AM ET, 11/19/2010

New police chief named in Laurel

Richard P. McLaughlin has been named chief of the Laurel Police Department, Mayor Craig A. Moe announced Thursday. McLaughlin, who will replace David Crawford, was serving as acting chief....

By David P. Marino-Nachison  |  08:43 AM ET, 11/19/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 11/11/2010

Two die in Wednesday Howard crash

A four-vehicle collision in Columbia killed two people Wednesday, the Howard County Police Department announced. Shortly before 8 a.m., a Saturn Ion heading west on Md. 175 crossed the median near Tamar Drive and hit a Dodge Grand Caravan heading...

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Posted at 03:32 PM ET, 09/13/2010

Germantown gunshots investigated

Montgomery County detectives are looking for help unraveling an incident in which a number of shots were fired near Germantown homes on Aug. 31. Someone told police that around 11:40 p.m., he heard approximately 15 gunshots in the area behind...

By Washington Post Editors  |  03:32 PM ET, 09/13/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 11:05 AM ET, 08/04/2010

Man dies in single-car Va. crash

An 18-year-old Fairfax man died in a single-car accident Tuesday night, Fairfax County Police announced Wednesday. Officers were called to the area of Compton Road and Luton Hill Way around 9:26 p.m., police said....

By Washington Post Editors  |  11:05 AM ET, 08/04/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 08/02/2010

Murder charge for teen in baby's death

A 16-year-old male has been arrested and charged with murder in the July death of a 4-month-old, D.C. police announced Monday. Police and emergency personnel went to the 2100 block of 14th Street SE about 4:21 p.m. on July 25...

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Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 08/02/2010

Arrest after alleged Va. carjacking

A Springfield man has been arrested and charged with stealing a van with three children inside, Fairfax County Police said Monday. A woman was sitting her car in the parking lot of the Shoppers Food Warehouse at 13920 Lee Jackson...

By Washington Post Editors  |  05:08 PM ET, 08/02/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 07/30/2010

Arrest in July Northwest D.C. killing

A 22-year-old man has been arrested and charged with murder in a July shooting. D.C. Police officers responded to a report of a shooting at 11th St. and Columbia Rd. NW at 8:31 p.m. on July 10, according to a...

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Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 07/07/2010

Man sought in four D.C. robberies

D.C. Police are looking for one man in connection with four recent daytime shop robberies. A light-skinned black male between 30 and 40 years old, standing between 5-feet-6 and 6 feet and weighing perhaps 150 to 160 pounds is the...

By Washington Post Editors  |  05:33 PM ET, 07/07/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 08:18 AM ET, 07/06/2010

Va. teen dead in Reston crash

A 17-year-old from Herndon died Saturday after he was hit by a car Thursday, Fairfax County Police said. Jose Antonio Villatoro attempted to cross Reston Parkway around 9 p.m. while not in a crosswalk, police said in a Tuesday press...

By Washington Post Editors  |  08:18 AM ET, 07/06/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 06/28/2010

Second death in Sunday D.C. shootings

A Sunday morning shooting in Northeast D.C. has turned fatal, according to authorities. Police responded to the 1500 block of Kenilworth Ave. NE at around 11:01 a.m. on Sunday in response to reports of a shooting, according to a Monday...

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Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 06/25/2010

Md. restaurant crash injures 3

Three patrons at a Vietnamese restaurant in Beltsville were injured Friday afternoon when a Honda SUV crashed through the storefront, Prince George’s County authorities said. A Honda Pilot crashed through the brick-and-glass storefront of the PHO 88 restaurant in the...

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Posted at 02:53 PM ET, 06/21/2010

Police ID man who drowned in Va.

The man who died after an accident at the Belmont Bay Marina in Woodbridge on June 17 has been identified as Gregory J. Gilker, 52, of Occoquan.

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Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 06/17/2010

91 years for D.C. teen's shooting

An 18-year-old Northeast D.C. man was sentenced to 91 years in D.C. Superior Court on Thursday for the January 2008 shooting death of a District teenager, the U.S. Attorney’s office announced. Antonio R. Harvey, 18, received the sentence for the...

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Posted at 03:34 PM ET, 06/08/2010

Woman dies after Pr. William crash

A Prince William County woman died Monday from injuries sustained during a June 2 crash, according to police. Police responded to 2300 Opitz Blvd. at around 12:20 p.m. on June 2 to investigate a two-vehicle crash. The driver of a...

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Posted at 08:04 AM ET, 05/11/2010

Two Fairfax robberies could be linked, police say

Fairfax Police believe two robberies that took place near each other at almost the same time on May 8 might be related. At 11:42 p.m., two males approached another near Cattail Lane and Summer Pond Drive. After producing a gun,...

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Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 04/23/2010

Man's body found floating in Manassas pond

Manassas police recovered the body of a 24-year-old Manassas man from a pond near an apartment complex, the department said Friday. After a preliminary autopsy, authorities ruled that the death of Marcus E. Hill was caused by accidental drowning. No...

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Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 04/23/2010

D.C. police seek two men who robbed Northwest bar

D.C. police are looking for two men who robbed Nelly's Sports Bar in Northwest on April 19. The men, who police said robbed the bar in the 900 block of U St. NW at around 1 p.m., got away with some cash and fled. The men should be considered armed and dangerous, police said.

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Posted at 08:02 AM ET, 04/15/2010

Police seek suspect in D.C. Game Stop robbery

D.C. police are looking for a man they say robbed a Game Stop store in Northeast on April 9. The man entered the store in the 1500 block of Maryland Ave. NE at around noon, police said, produced a silver...

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Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 04/08/2010

Park Police seek man accused of racist vandalism

The U.S. Park Police have issued a warrant for a man they suspect of "acts of racist vandalism" in parks in D.C. and on the George Washington Memorial Parkway. Ronald Edward Bost Jr. is wanted for damaging government property, according...

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Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 04/08/2010

D.C. man, 27, shot in Nov. dies; death ruled a homicide

A man shot in November in the District has died, D.C. police said Wednesday, and his death is being investigated as a homicide. Earl Griffin, 27, of no fixed address, was found shot in the 2400 block of 11th St....

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Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 03/16/2010

Third man charged in Feb. D.C. murder

A 16-year-old District man has been arrested and charged with the February murder of Carlos B. Alexander, D.C. police said, marking the third arrest in connection with the case. The 16-year-old, whom police did not name, was arrested March 13....

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Posted at 08:07 AM ET, 03/16/2010

Man attempts abduction of girl outside Pr. William home

A man grabbed a 16-year-old girl outside her Bristow home on Monday morning as she went outside to meet her school bus, Prince William police said in a press release. The man, who police said was not known to the...

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Posted at 10:15 AM ET, 03/10/2010

Police: One woman may be responsible for three Fairfax bank robberies

A woman who robbed a Fairfax County bank Tuesday might have hit two others in recent weeks, county police said Wednesday. A woman entered the BB&T Bank at 5105 Westfields Blvd. in Centreville just after 5 p.m., police said in...

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Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 03/10/2010

Man in yellow hard hat robs Fairfax bank

A man wearing a bright yellow hardhat robbed a Fairfax County bank Tuesday morning, county police said. The man entered the TD Bank at 6615 Richmond Hwy., told a teller he had a weapon and demanded money, police said in...

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Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 02/05/2010

Call about car break-in helps catch Vienna credit card theft suspect

A woman's decision to call police when she spotted men breaking her car window -- and then follow them when they left -- led to the arrest of a man who was charged with credit card theft and fraud in...

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Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 01/22/2010

Northeast D.C. man shot dead, police say

A D.C. man died Wednesday from an apparent gunshot wound, according to police, and the death is being investigated as a homicide. Officers found Keith Neal, 41, of the 1300 block of Eastern Avenue NE, suffering from what appeared to...

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Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 01/07/2010

Man fires flaregun at Loudoun deputies

A Sterling man faces charges of assault on a law enforcement officer and other felonies after he fired a flare gun at Loudoun County Sherrif's deputies who were responding to a call, county authorities said. Deputies went to a home...

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Posted at 04:20 PM ET, 12/14/2009

Robbery suspect's full-frontal photo

Talk about a close-up. Sometimes security camera photos and footage seem as though they will offer investigators little help -- maybe it's a bad angle, or the suspect is wearing a mask, or the footage is grainy. Sometimes they are...

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Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 12/11/2009

Hit and run, stolen car feature in Loudoun chases, police say

A police chase that started in Clarke County ended in Loudoun on Thursday afternoon with a Gainesville man accused of felony hit and run, among other charges. Michael J. Star, 51, is being held without bond at the Loudoun County...

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Posted at 07:10 AM ET, 12/11/2009

Crime hits area Goodwill store, Habitat for Humanity office

Some bad things appear to have happened to some people doing good things in Maryland, where police have recently reported robberies at a Goodwill store in Gaithersburg and a burglary at the Habitat for Humanity in Lexington Park....

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Posted at 03:04 PM ET, 12/10/2009

Pr. George's firefighters recognized for service

Prince George's County Fire Chief Eugene A. Jones presented Emergency Services Awards to 49 volunteer and professional firefighters Wednesday night, recognizing their service in three incidents from 2009....

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Posted at 10:49 AM ET, 12/09/2009

Manassas students in school bus accident

Four students were taken to Prince William Hospital on Wednesday morning after a driver hit a Manassas school bus headed to Metz Middle School, authorities said. There were no obvious injuries, according to a press release from the Manassas police....

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Posted at 03:15 PM ET, 12/01/2009

Police: Md. inmate's death a murder

The death of an inmate at Western Correctional Institution in Cumberland is being investigated as a murder, according to Maryland State Police.

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