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Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 05/25/2013

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Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 10/31/2012

Loudoun man charged with soliciting children via Facebook

The 43-year-old has been charged with using a computer to solicit a middle-school child, authorities said.

By Caitlin Gibson  |  04:05 PM ET, 10/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:56 PM ET, 10/30/2012

Man shot multiple times in Gaithersburg

Suspect in custody. Extent of injuries unknown.

By Michael Laris  |  06:56 PM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:40 PM ET, 10/30/2012

Montgomery police warn of utility scams

Twice on Oct. 26, men claimed to work for a water company.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:40 PM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:28 AM ET, 10/30/2012

Woman sexually assaulted in downtown D.C.

Victim was approached by suspect while trying to hail a cab, police say.

By Peter Hermann  |  07:28 AM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:26 AM ET, 10/30/2012

Man fatally shot in Congress Heights identified

D.C. police say Stevann Moorer, 26, was fatally shot Saturday night in Congress Heights.

By Peter Hermann  |  07:26 AM ET, 10/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:13 PM ET, 10/29/2012

Montgomery fatality storm-related, state medical examiner says

A Montgomery County woman was killed in a head-on collision near Clarksburg Monday morning, and the state medical examiner has ruled the death storm related.

By Michael Laris and Aaron C. Davis  |  07:13 PM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 10/29/2012

In Pr. George’s, 16 vehicles torched in a week; fire investigators searching for two believed responsible

Prince George’s County fire investigators are searching for at least two people they believe are responsible for setting 16 vehicles ablaze in the past week.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  11:49 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 10/29/2012

Person found dead after Fairfax County fire

By Allison Klein  |  11:45 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 10/29/2012

Leesburg police investigate suspicious death

A woman was found dead inside an apartment in Leesburg overnight.

By Caitlin Gibson  |  10:44 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:12 AM ET, 10/29/2012

Two men shot in Southeast D.C.

Police say injuries don’t appear to be life-threatening in shooting on Elvans Road SE.

By Peter Hermann  |  08:12 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:45 AM ET, 10/29/2012

D.C. police seek man who sexually assaulted, stabbed apartment resident in Northeast

D.C. police release surveillance video that may show suspect in Northeast apartment attack.

By Peter Hermann  |  06:45 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:40 AM ET, 10/29/2012

D.C. police announce arrests in recent robberies

City police announce arrests in 17 recent store and street robberies across the city.

By Peter Hermann  |  06:40 AM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:19 PM ET, 10/28/2012

Police question story of 3 abducted kids

By Martin Weil  |  11:19 PM ET, 10/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:27 PM ET, 10/26/2012

Woman shot, killed in Charles County

Man, woman shot near high school

By Martin Weil  |  11:27 PM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:15 PM ET, 10/26/2012

Burglar stabs woman in apartment in Northeast D.C., police say

The attack occurred shortly before 2 p.m. at Rhode Island Row.

By Peter Hermann  |  05:15 PM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 10/26/2012

$5.6M judgment for man in civil suit against Pr. George’s Sheriff’s Office

He was arrested in 2009 on a warrant that had been recalled two years earlier.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  03:46 PM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:00 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Four students, car’s driver hurt in Rockville school bus collision

Driver charged in head-on crash

By Michael Laris  |  11:00 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:00 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Streets reopened around Canadian embassy

The embassy was temporarily evacuated to investigate a suspicious latter that was determined not to be harmful.

By Peter Hermann and Mark Berman  |  10:00 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:01 AM ET, 10/26/2012

D.C. man fatally shot in Northeast identified

Anthony Antonio Watts was killed Thursday.

By Peter Hermann  |  09:01 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Man with cane robbed of groceries, money in D.C.

The attack occurred Oct. 6, a few minutes after 7 p.m., in the 900 block of Barnaby St. SE.

By Peter Hermann  |  08:32 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Reward in case of dog’s death in Va.

The male Jack Russell Terrier died after its owner brought the injured pet to the shelter.

By the Associated Press  |  08:22 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 10/26/2012

Stuffed goat, fixture at Navy football games, stolen

The stolen stuffed goat was owned by Navy graduate Ronald Carlberg, a retired Air Force colonel.

By the Associated Press  |  08:19 AM ET, 10/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:58 PM ET, 10/25/2012

D.C. police seek man who robbed check-cashing store

By Peter Hermann  |  06:58 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:47 PM ET, 10/25/2012

Nine vehicles torched in Prince George’s County

Spree occurred over 24 hours in Upper Marlboro area

By Clarence Williams  |  05:47 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 10/25/2012

Michael Briscoe charged in Glenarden killing

Michael D. Briscoe was charged with first- and second-degree murder and other offenses in the death of Shariel McCutchen.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:06 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 10/25/2012

Man shot in head, dies in Northeast Washington

The shooting occurred about 12:40 p.m. in the 3600 block of Benning Road.

By Peter Hermann  |  01:11 PM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Federal Judge Thomas Hogan to receive high honor

The longtime District Court justice will receive the Devitt Distinguished Service to Justice Award.

By Del Quentin Wilber  |  11:19 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Three dead in morning Howard County crash

Their identities were not immediately available.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:15 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:40 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Member of U.S. Secret Service arrested for sexual abuse in Woodbridge

Agent apparently served as part of president’s detail.

By Jeremy Borden  |  10:40 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Stabbings mark two-day spurt of violence in D.C.

At least five people were stabbed or cut in D.C. on Wednesday, a day after another spate of violence.

By Peter Hermann  |  10:19 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:06 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Police: D.C. man arrested after crash, climb over Russian Embassy wall

The man was charged with leaving the scene of an accident and driving while intoxicated.

By Peter Hermann  |  10:06 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 10/25/2012

Supervised probation for former U-Md. student in online threat case

Alexander Song was arrested in March after making an online threat that he would shoot up the campus.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  08:20 AM ET, 10/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:21 PM ET, 10/24/2012

PG police seek suspect on murder warrant

Police link Landover man with fatal shooting in Glenarden.

By Clarence Williams  |  07:21 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:51 PM ET, 10/24/2012

Jury begins deliberations in D.C. officer’s 2011 shooting trial

Kenneth D. Furr, 48, is charged with several counts including assault with intent to kill.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  05:51 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Love, Etc.

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 10/24/2012

Bicyclist critically injured by Montgomery County school bus in Darnestown

By Clarence Williams  |  05:41 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:37 PM ET, 10/24/2012

Services set for Pr. George’s officer killed in crash

The memorial service for Officer Kevin Bowden will be held Saturday in Temple Hills, and viewings will be held on both Friday and Saturday.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  04:37 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Forecasts

Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 10/24/2012

Suspect in shooting at Family Research Council indicted on terrorism charge

Floyd Lee Corkins II, authorities say, shot an unarmed security guard.

By Peter Hermann  |  03:21 PM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Police rule men’s August deaths a homicide-suicide

The men died of “acute phenobarbital intoxication,” officials said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:53 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Police arrest man in Southeast shooting death

Ariston Jamal Dickson, of Southeast, was arrested Tuesday evening.

By Peter Hermann  |  08:38 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Hearing for Va. inmate who wants state-paid sex change

Ophelia De’Lonta’s case is scheduled to be heard Wednesday by a three-judge panel.

By the Associated Press  |  08:35 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Police: Va. man shot by man who then kills self

Police believe 56-year-old Hurley Eugene Underwood tricked the victim into digging his own grave before wounding him.

By the Associated Press  |  08:30 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:35 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Va. speeder charged with assault, reckless endangerment after bizarre confrontation

Criminal charges have been filed against Angela Cobbold.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:35 AM ET, 10/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:01 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Woman groped in Falls Church

Groping may be linked to others in Fairfax

By Martin Weil  |  11:01 PM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:31 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Appeals court to consider making it easier to carry handguns in Maryland

Police anticipate thousands more would qualify to carry loaded firearms in public places.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  06:31 PM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Md. woman charged in fraudulent tax refund conspiracy

Governments paid out more than $4 million in fraudulent refunds, authorities said.

By Del Quentin Wilber  |  05:17 PM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Barra and Chavez Pacheco, husband-wife owners of unlicensed daycare in Pr. William, enter pleas

The couple received suspended sentences.

By Jeremy Borden  |  02:15 PM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 10/23/2012

Police: Va. speeder gets shot at after Walter Reed incident

Investigators see no connection between Manassas suspect and the medical center.

By Michael Laris  |  01:38 PM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:48 AM ET, 10/23/2012

D.C. police investigating Southeast shooting death

The victim was identified as Robert Maurice Lesueur, 23, of Northeast.

By Peter Hermann  |  08:48 AM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 10/23/2012

40 years for Va. man in death of infant son

Twenty-five-year-old Jared Ryan Meadows entered an Alford plea in August to first-degree murder.

By the Associated Press  |  08:20 AM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 10/23/2012

Police seek help identifying body found in Md. in 2011

The man was found dead in the Black River.

By the Associated Press  |  08:19 AM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:19 AM ET, 10/23/2012

Driver, 61, dies after striking tree and two parked cars in Northeast D.C.

Ellsworth Rucker, 61, of New Carrollton, dies in crash in Northeast D.C. Sunday afternoon.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:19 AM ET, 10/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Capital Crescent trail attack investigated as sexual assault

A jogger was hit from behind has serious injuries.

By Michael Laris  |  04:25 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:14 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Mental evaluation requested for Leon Traille in would-be mall bombing

Lawyers for the man accused of throwing a molotov cocktail inside the Ballston Common Mall requested a mental health evaluation for him during an afternoon hearing in U.S. District Court in Alexandria.

By Allison Klein  |  03:14 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Arlington man awakens, chases off burglar

A man who was groggy from a dose of Nyquil awoke Sunday early morning to find a burglar in his home, police said.

By Allison Klein  |  03:00 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Trial opens for Md. man in death of mother, half brother

Quindell Mercer is on trial this week for first-degree murder in the August 2011 slayings.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  02:37 PM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 10/22/2012

Woman shot dead in Glenarden on Sunday morning

Prince George’s County homicide detectives had obtained a warrant for someone believed to be responsible

By Matt Zapotosky  |  10:07 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 10/22/2012

Arrest in deadly shooting near Gallaudet

Kevon Austin of Southwest was arrested on a warrant Saturday.

By Peter Hermann  |  08:16 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:09 AM ET, 10/22/2012

$10K reward in Oct. 2011 Md. slaying

Twenty-one-year-old Ernest Bo Gales of Pikesville was found shot in his car on Oct. 19, 2011.

By the Associated Press  |  08:09 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:55 AM ET, 10/22/2012

Police question drivers, pedestrians in neighborhood where Marckel Ross was shot

Officers will speak to drivers and pedestrians in the Capitol Heights area where Marckel Ross was shot.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:55 AM ET, 10/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:53 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Police chase reported stolen car from Maryland into D.C.

The incident ended with a bailout, a foot chase and an arrest in Southeast Washington.

By Peter Hermann  |  05:53 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Fairfax County officer cleared in fatal shooting

Prosecutors they want file charges after the July incident in Mount Vernon.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  05:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Police seek possible robbery victim in connection with Marckel Ross case

Their search is part of their investigation into the killing of student Marckel Ross.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:12 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Police ID victim in Thursday pedestrian crash

He was identified as a 27-year-old District man.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:22 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:54 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Girl sexually assaulted inside D.C. recreation center

District police are investigating the sexual assault of a girl inside the Fort Davis Recreation Center in Southeast Washington, according to authorities.

By Peter Hermann  |  02:54 PM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/19/2012

Alexandria woman dies in Pulaski County accident

Sharon Tate died in the crash in Pulaski County.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 10/19/2012

Minor injuries for 10 after morning school bus crash in Lorton

It was not immediately clear which school the children attended or where the bus was headed.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  10:50 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 10/19/2012

Man charged in Molotov cocktail incident at Ballston Common

Nobody was injured when explosive was dropped in food court, police say.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:46 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:13 AM ET, 10/19/2012

D.C. fatal fire was an accident, investigators say

A fire that killed a man inside his house in Northwest Washington on Thursday may have been an accident involving an oxygen tank, a D.C. Fire Department spokesman said.

By Peter Hermann  |  10:13 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 10/19/2012

Man charged with killing grandparents extradited to Md.

Matthew Long was transported from Oklahoma on Wednesday and is now being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

By the Associated Press  |  08:32 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 10/19/2012

Animal cruelty charges for Md. man

Earlier this month, police and animal control officers searched his home and found aquatic species, snakes, dogs, turtles, birds, chickens and geese, a goat and a pig.

By the Associated Press  |  08:29 AM ET, 10/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Prince George’s police officer killed in traffic accident

By Matt Zapotosky  |  06:30 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 10/18/2012

James McJunkin, FBI Washington Field Office chief, to retire

James W. McJunkin, who has served as the assistant director in charge of the District’s field office, is taking a corporate security job in Chicago

By Del Wilber  |  04:57 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Day-care owner expected to plead guilty in case involving Bristow home day care where infant died

Teagan Sample, 3 months, died while prosecutors say she and others were not being properly cared for.

By Jeremy Borden  |  04:57 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Maryland make-up manufacturer pleads guilty in tax evasion scheme

Former owner of Mirage Cosmetics diverted at least $1.8 million from overseas cosmetics sales to foreign bank accounts.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  02:49 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Police: Man in custody after lit bottle dropped into Va. food court

A 40-ounce bottle possibly filled with gasoline shattered at the Arlington mall, but no one was injured.

By Stefanie Dazio and Patricia Sullivan  |  02:21 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:15 PM ET, 10/18/2012

Gar-Field High School students return to class after bomb threat is cleared

Police investigating written threat, students had been evacuated.

By Susan Svrluga  |  12:15 PM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:55 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Brief evacuation at Sidwell Friends School on Thursday morning

President Obama’s two daughters are currently enrolled at the school.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard and Valerie Strauss  |  11:55 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Woman reports being raped by gunman in Southeast D.C.

The woman told detectives she woke up naked, her clothes scattered.

By Peter Hermann  |  10:41 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Man shot in back in Northeast in critical condition

Police said the adult male victim was shot multiple times.

By Peter Hermann  |  08:36 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Man dies in fire in Northwest D.C.; cause may be oxygen tank

Firefighters found the adult male unconscious and on fire in a second floor room

By Peter Hermann  |  08:26 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:23 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Guilty plea for man in deadly Md. DUI case

Thirty-year-old Jose Jesus Garcia-Salmoran of Annapolis entered the plea Tuesday in Anne Arundel County Circuit Court.

By the Associated Press  |  08:23 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Guilty plea for Colombian man in jewelry theft ring

Salesmen were targeted throughout Virginia as well as in New York, New Jersey, North Carolina, Maryland, California and Tennessee.

By the Associated Press  |  08:13 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:10 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Sentencing set for Frederick man in 2011 murder

Melvin Smith, 28, fatally shot his former girlfriend in front of her young son last year.

By the Associated Press  |  08:10 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:44 AM ET, 10/18/2012

Pedestrian struck by car, killed in Fairfax County

The crash happened around 2 a.m. on Richmond Highway in Huntington.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:44 AM ET, 10/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:25 PM ET, 10/17/2012

Hit and run truck injures woman in Silver Spring

Elderly woman crossed street outside of crosswalk during accident

By Clarence Williams  |  11:25 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:22 PM ET, 10/17/2012

Body found under 11th Street Bridge

A bystander saw the body about 1:20 p.m. and called U.S. Park Police, who notified District authorities.

By Peter Hermann  |  02:22 PM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 10/17/2012

Most serious charges dismissed in College Park video beating case

A judge threw out the first-degree assault charges against two Prince George’s County police officers.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  11:26 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:59 AM ET, 10/17/2012

D.C. police search for couple in burglary

Police say couple used or tried to use stolen credit cards at a McDonald’s and a CVS.

By Peter Hermann  |  09:59 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:39 AM ET, 10/17/2012

Gunman on motorcycle shoots man in Southeast D.C., police say

Suspect allegedly shot a man in Southeast early Wednesday.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:39 AM ET, 10/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:02 PM ET, 10/16/2012

2 wounded men found in car in Montgomery

Montgomery County police say victims’ wounds aren’t life threatening

By Martin Weil  |  10:02 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Jury selection continues in trial of D.C. officer

More than 70 potential jurors were interviewed Tuesday for the panel in the case of Kenneth Furr.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  06:08 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Arlington police investigate Saturday ‘suspicious’ death

A family member found Mack Wood, 87, dead in his home in the 3700 block of North Wakefield Street.

By Allison Klein  |  04:44 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:52 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Police release photos from 7-Eleven store robbery

The armed robbery occurred at 3:18 a.m. Sunday, according to police.

By Mary Pat Flaherty  |  03:52 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:24 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Man wanted in Hagerstown killing held in Baltimore

Baltimore city police arrested 18-year-old Marcus Longus Friday after pulling over a vehicle for an equipment malfunction.

By the Associated Press  |  03:24 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Arrest after alleged sex assault at No. Va. college campus

Police believe the incident is isolated.

By Allison Klein  |  02:28 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:21 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Hillcrest Heights teen fatally shot

A Hillcrest Heights teenager was shot and killed Monday afternoon, and investigators are searching for suspects and a motive in the case.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  01:21 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Matt Zapotosky, Pr. George's, Homicide

Posted at 01:18 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Investigator: Officer caught in videotaped beating initially said he was only a witness

A Prince George’s County police officer caught on video beating an unarmed U-Md. student as he lay on the ground during a raucous basketball postgame celebration told an internal affairs investigator he did not know who was depicted on the footage swinging a baton, the investigator testified Tuesday.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  01:18 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Matt Zapotosky, Pr. George's

Posted at 12:21 PM ET, 10/16/2012

Police: Woman killed in Reston domestic shooting

The incident occurred in Reston on Tuesday morning, police said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  12:21 PM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Read This

Posted at 11:09 AM ET, 10/16/2012

Man charged in August killing in Northeast D.C.

Sean Carter, of Northeast, is charged with fatally shooting Bidley Warren.

By Peter Hermann  |  11:09 AM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 10/16/2012

New tips in Morgan Harrington case after TV segment

Her remains were found in January 2010 in a hayfield in Albemarle County.

By the Associated Press  |  08:13 AM ET, 10/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Calvin Johnson convicted of first-degree murder in roommate’s killing

Calvin Johnson called police to tell them he had committed murder, according to court records.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  05:43 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:35 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Jury selection scheduled in assault case against D.C. police officer

Opening statements by attorneys could begin Tuesday afternoon if a jury is selected in trial of Kenneth Furr.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  05:35 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:33 PM ET, 10/15/2012

ATM technician gets 4 months in prison for stealing cash from machines

A West Virginia man who used his job to steal from ATMs was sentenced to four months in prison.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:33 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Man slain in Prince George’s County

Police investigating incident in Hillcrest Heights as a homicide.

By  |  04:10 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:41 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Charles County man dies while hunting

A man hunting deer with a bow and arrow fell from a tree stand and died Saturday, police said.

By Allison Klein  |  01:41 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 10/15/2012

D.C. police say man exposed himself to kids

D.C. police arrested a man Friday who they said had exposed himself to schoolchildren earlier this month.

By Peter Hermann  |  12:47 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:32 PM ET, 10/15/2012

Apparent stabbing at Northwood High School in Silver Spring under investigation

A student suffered a “puncture wound” during lunch, police said.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  12:32 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:20 PM ET, 10/15/2012

New smartphone police contact app for Anne Arundel students

The new app was developed by Cpl. William Davis, the school resource officer at Old Mill High School in Millersville.

By the Associated Press  |  12:20 PM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:16 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Trial to start Monday for Prince George’s County police officers accused of beating student

Two officers allegedly assaulted a student during a celebration at the College Park campus.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  11:16 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Man convicted of killing fellow Army Ranger to be sentenced

Ranger Gary Smith was convicted of involuntary manslaughter last month.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  08:46 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:23 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Man killed by police vehicle in Md.

Police say the vehicle had turned on its lights and sirens after getting a call to respond to a shooting Sunday morning around 1:30 a.m.

By The Associated Press  |  08:23 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:20 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Court date for Va. man charged with killing father, stepmother

The Daily Press saysa hearing for 37-year-old Joseph Charles “Jay” Joyner is set for 10 a.m. Monday.

By the Associated Press  |  08:20 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:46 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Fire causes extensive damage to Manassas self-storage facility

About 85 storage units destroyed in three-alarm blaze, officials said.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:46 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:37 AM ET, 10/15/2012

Two charged in shootings outside Pasadena house party

Two teenaged suspects charged in connection with the shootings.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:37 AM ET, 10/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:31 PM ET, 10/12/2012

D.C. police turn to video to help in unsolved cases

Detectives are using YouTube videos to seek help in unsolved killings.

By Peter Hermann  |  05:31 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:17 PM ET, 10/12/2012

2 years for former Fairfax official John Kershenstein in molestation case

He inappropriately touched a 10-year-old girl in the 1980s.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  05:17 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Suspect sought in Alexandria doughnut shop robbery

Police released surveillance video of the suspect.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  05:13 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Woman sexually assaulted in Alexandria

The suspect pulled the woman into bushes by the side of a road.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  01:42 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 10/12/2012

Police investigating two shootings in Southeast D.C.

Both victims were said to have survived.

By Peter Hermann  |  01:26 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 10/12/2012

5 years for former Pr. George’s school bus driver who rammed employee lounge

Prosecutors had asked for a 25-year sentence for Theresa Douglas.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  01:01 PM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Man fatally shot in Palmer Park townhome

Homicide detectives are searching for suspects and a motive in the case.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Judge: Jury in upcoming U-Md. beating case can see video of raucous street celebration

The video, a Pr. George’s judge ruled, will put the post-basketball game events in context.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  11:46 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Man who shot woman in face guilty of murder

Cedrick Shuler, 36, was found guilty of second-degree murder while armed in the Feb. 22, 1998, killing of Renee LaShawn Best.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:19 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Police identify woman found dead in Northeast

Misty Lachelle Clandon’s body was found shortly before 5 a.m. Wednesday.

By Peter Hermann  |  09:03 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:21 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Reduced sentence for man in Annapolis mall shooting

Anne Arundel County Circuit Judge William C. Mulford II reduced Javaughn Adams sentence by 20 years

By the Associated Press  |  08:21 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:37 AM ET, 10/12/2012

Suspects in brutal Capitol Hill attack scheduled to appear in court Friday

Brutal beating during street robbery left 29-year-old Capitol Hill resident Thomas Maslin in a coma.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:37 AM ET, 10/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:08 PM ET, 10/11/2012

4-year-old falls from Silver Spring high-rise

Child said to be in serious condition

By Clarence Williams  |  07:08 PM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:58 AM ET, 10/11/2012

40 years for attacker in Aspen Hill sexual assault

Roberto Cruz Gonzales had pleaded guilty in February to a first-degree sexual offense.

By Michael Laris  |  08:58 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:50 AM ET, 10/11/2012

Police identify man shot dead near Gallaudet University as Gregory Troxler

21-year-old Gregory Darnell Troxler was found lying dead in an alley near Gallaudet University on Wednesday.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard and Peter Hermann  |  08:50 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 10/11/2012

Safety chief named for Baltimore Co. schools

Dallas Dance named Dale Rauenzahn to the position of executive director of school safety and security.

By the Associated Press  |  08:14 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:00 AM ET, 10/11/2012

Man in custody after barricade situation in Laurel

The man had reportedly locked himself in an apartment and was threatening to hurt himself.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:00 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:31 AM ET, 10/11/2012

Five killed in rowhouse fire in East Baltimore

Four of the victims were children, officials said. The cause is unknown.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:31 AM ET, 10/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:30 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Del. Tiffany Alston suspended from office, General Assembly lawyer says

The Prince George’s County Democratic Central Committee has 30 days from Tuesday to forward the name of a temporary replacement to the governor.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  06:30 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:03 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Marcus Brown charged in '05 slaying of NIH worker Reginald Taborn

Police say a DNA match linked Marcus Levi Brown to the fatal stabbing of Reginald Taborn.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  06:03 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Matt Zapotosky, Pr. George's, Homicide

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Man shot dead Wednesday in Northeast D.C.

A police officer on patrol heard the shots and was on the scene in seconds, but the gunman was gone.

By Peter Hermann  |  06:01 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Drug arrests spike at George Mason

Police chief says much of the increase comes from drug offenses at Patriot Center.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  04:54 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:21 PM ET, 10/10/2012

D.C. police investigate body found in Northeast

District police are trying to determine how an unidentified woman ended up dead in front of a seafood wholesaler Wednesday morning.

By Peter Hermann  |  02:21 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 10/10/2012

Sixth woman fondled in Springfield

Police believe a single man may be responsible for all of the attacks.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  02:18 PM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Police identify man killed in D.C. motorcycle crash

Tracey Varien Avent was killed Oct. 4, police said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  11:38 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 10/10/2012

Boy allegedly abducted by father in Prince George’s County

Police said the man allegedly took the boy and his mother’s car from a Hyattsville gas station Wednesday.

By Matt Zapotosky and Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  10:16 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 10/10/2012

40 years for former Marine in Va. killing

Media outlets say a Montgomery County Circuit Court judge sentenced 27-year-old Don Walker II on Tuesday.

By the Associated Press  |  08:28 AM ET, 10/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:57 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Muth trial judge says case now ‘on track’ to proceed

The judge set a mental competency hearing for Dec. 3 for Albrecht Muth, charged with the murder of his wife Viola Drath.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  05:57 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Longtime D.C. police district commander to retire

Cmdr. Joel R. Maupin began his career in 1983 as a beat officer on the same streets of the 7th District in Southeast he oversees.

By Peter Hermann  |  05:40 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Reward increased in killing of Yong Suk Yun

Detectives are still searching for leads in the death of Yong Suk Yun.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  05:13 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Love, Etc.

Posted at 03:59 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Police: Reporter died of gunshot to neck

A medical examiner has ruled her death a homicide, authorities said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  03:59 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 10/09/2012

Pr. George’s Del. Tiffany Alston strikes deal just before trial was to begin

There was disagreement Tuesday about Alston’s future in the General Assembly.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  12:50 PM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:49 AM ET, 10/09/2012

Search for shooter after incident at Va. shopping mall

A man fired a gun inside a Henrico County mall and sent dozens of customers fleeing.

By the Associated Press  |  08:49 AM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:08 AM ET, 10/09/2012

Man dies after struggle with police

Officers used chemical spray on him

By Martin Weil  |  12:08 AM ET, 10/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Kitten rescued from BMW’s engine compartment

Firefighters pulled a brown-and-white kitten from a BMW’s engine compartment in Beltsville Tuesday. The cat was scared but unharmed.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  04:02 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:52 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Springfield man charged in weekend homicide

Police say man knew victim

By Rebecca Cohen  |  12:52 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 10/08/2012

Pr. William police charge unlicensed day-care owner with abduction

Tara Angelyn Loop was also accused last week of leaving children alone in her care.

By Jeremy Borden  |  12:49 PM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Technology

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 10/08/2012

Man fatally shot by Montgomery County police

The victim had allegedly threatened to hurt himself and possibly others before police shot him.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  10:44 AM ET, 10/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:45 PM ET, 10/07/2012

Fairfax police investigating homicide

30-year-old man found dead outside of Alexandria home Sunday morning

By Katherine Shaver  |  02:45 PM ET, 10/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 10/06/2012

Virginia State Trooper hit by SUV at state fair dies

By  |  04:04 PM ET, 10/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 10/06/2012

Two District men guilty of murder in Metrobus shooting

District men argued and tracked victim to a bus where he was shot

By Annie Gowen  |  12:24 PM ET, 10/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:08 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Bank robber drops package, closing steets for nearly three hours

A man who robbed a TD Bank on Connecticut Avenue dropped a package on his way out, prompting police to close nearby streets.

By Peter Hermann  |  03:08 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 10/05/2012

Robert Mikail, Great Falls jeweler, convicted of stealing diamonds

Robert Mikail swapped out valuable jewels for cheaper stones on rings, prosecutor said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  02:50 PM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:16 AM ET, 10/05/2012

Man arrested in deadly Fairfax hit-and-run

Malik Tayvon Battle was allegedly behind the wheel when a car plowed into a homeless man in Fairfax City.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  01:16 AM ET, 10/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:15 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Falls Church police chief to retire

Col. Reitze has served in the city for 37 years.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  09:15 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:53 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Man critically injured in D.C. townhouse blaze

Victim jumped from the second floor; three others rescued by firefighters

By Clarence Williams  |  07:53 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:14 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Pr. William police charge owner of illegal Manassas day care with child abuse

Tara Angelyn Loop charged with endangering children in her illegal home day-care business.

By Jeremy Borden  |  06:14 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:23 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Police seek burglars who broke into D.C. Office of Aging

By Peter Hermann  |  04:23 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 10/04/2012

Police seek men who robbed store on Georgia Avenue

By Peter Hermann  |  02:52 PM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Author describes new book that goes behind the scenes of the Supreme Court

Jeffrey Toobin’s book is a detailed narrative exploring the struggle between Obama and the court’s conservative majority.

By Del Quentin Wilber  |  11:38 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:19 AM ET, 10/04/2012

Fifth fondling attack in Springfield

Police have released a composite sketch of a suspect they believe may be responsible for incidents.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  11:19 AM ET, 10/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:12 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Maligie Conteh, whose robbery conviction was overturned, will be tried again

Maligie Conteh says new evidence proves he is innocent.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  07:12 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  In other news...

Posted at 06:19 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Charges dropped against man accused of beating 72-year-old with baseball bat; new suspect in custody

Prosecutors have dropped the charges against a Mount Rainier man accused of beating a 72-year-old man with a baseball bat — saying new evidence pointed to another suspect.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  06:19 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:52 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Pr. George’s police officer found not guilty of attempted drunk driving charge

A Prince George’s County police officer charged earlier this year after he crashed his marked police cruiser was acquitted Monday.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  05:52 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 10/03/2012

Woman attacked near Holmes Run Parkway in Alexandria

Alexandria police are investigating an attempted sex assault Tuesday near the Holmes Run Parkway

By Allison Klein  |  02:55 PM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:21 AM ET, 10/03/2012

Police: Fondling attacks in Springfield may be linked

Police believe a single suspect may be responsible for four incidents.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  11:21 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 10/03/2012

D.C. police arrest suspect in fatal stabbing

The victim was identified only as an adult male.

By Peter Hermann  |  10:52 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 10/03/2012

Maryland man killed Tuesday in Millersville crash

Authorities say they do not believe drugs, alcohol or speed contributed to the three-vehicle crash.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:48 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:19 AM ET, 10/03/2012

Two Montgomery County teens struck by car, hospitalized

The Montgomery County teens were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  10:19 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:19 AM ET, 10/03/2012

Police: Man falls to death trying to break into Baltimore home

Officers say the man tried to climb over the railing and slide down the side of the house, but lost his grip.

By the Associated Press  |  08:19 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 10/03/2012

Norfolk reschedules high school football games after killing

Media outlets say school officials cited safety concerns for the decision.

By the Associated Press  |  08:14 AM ET, 10/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Video shows man robbing D.C. dry cleaners

District police are searching for man who was captured on surveillance video robbing a clerk.

By Peter Hermann  |  05:46 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:53 PM ET, 10/02/2012

D.C. police arrest man in 2008 killing

Christopher Holmes of Southeast was charged with second-degree murder in the death of Omar Finney.

By Peter Hermann  |  04:53 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:29 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Police identify man killed in Saturday motorcycle crash

He was Sean Ray Aultmon of District Heights.

By Peter Hermann  |  03:29 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:47 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Electrical arc burns contractor in warehouse where collapse killed worker

Contractor struck by electrical arc while repairing damage from fatal collapse during the summer.

By Rebecca Cohen  |  02:47 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:12 PM ET, 10/02/2012

Kinkajou, tarantula among 40 animals taken from Pasadena home

The animals were taken nearly a month after five racoons and skunks were taken from the same home for rabies taesting.

By Rebecca Cohen  |  12:12 PM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 10/02/2012

D.C. man charged in 2011 Barry Farms killing

Michael Marshall, 25, of Southeast, was already in jail when he was served with the murder warrant.

By Peter Hermann  |  11:48 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:22 AM ET, 10/02/2012

No new trial for Md. man in girlfriend’s son’s death

A judge has denied 26-year-old Floyd Bingaman’s motion to re-open his case.

By the Associated Press  |  11:22 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 10/02/2012

Police investigate fatal hit-and-run in Prince George’s County

Michael Eugene White, 55, was hit over the weekend by a car that police described as a white Chevy Impala.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  08:32 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:08 AM ET, 10/02/2012

Truck driver dies after Md. crash

Twenty-six-year-old Victor Doros of Wheeling, Ill., died Friday at Shock Trauma in Baltimore.

By the Associated Press  |  08:08 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:06 AM ET, 10/02/2012

Richmond ends September with 11 homicides

It was the deadliest month in Richmond since 2007.

By the Associated Print  |  08:06 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:03 AM ET, 10/02/2012

Gunfire during brawl in downtown Frederick

The fight occurred during the afternoon rush hour Monday.

By the Associated Press  |  08:03 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:37 AM ET, 10/02/2012

Memories from the sniper shootings, 10 years later

Journalists recall the killings that began 10 years ago today. What was life like for you at that time?

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:37 AM ET, 10/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 10/01/2012

American University students report being fondled walking near campus

By Peter Hermann  |  02:15 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:05 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Attorneys for Justin Michael Wolfe seek to have new Fairfax special prosecutor dismissed in murder case

Wolfe is accused in a 2001 killing and is again facing the death penalty in Prince William County.

By Jeremy Borden  |  02:05 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Man charged in Clarendon crash has history of unsafe driving

The victim, a 27-year-old man from southern Virginia, remains in a coma, according to Arlington Police.

By Allison Klein  |  12:55 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 10/01/2012

Penn Quarter resident, college professor, dies after behing hit by car

The accident occurred about 9 a.m. in the 400 block of Sixth Street NW., and the driver remained at the scene.

By Peter Hermann  |  12:05 PM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 10/01/2012

Embezzlement charges for former Va. officer in church affair

Wilbert Davis Brassfield is scheduled to stand trial Dec. 20 on five embezzlement counts.

By the Associated Press  |  08:15 AM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:25 AM ET, 10/01/2012

Man accused of shooting Family Research Council security guard due in court

Floyd Lee Corkins II is accused of shooting a Family Research Council security guard in August.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:25 AM ET, 10/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:01 PM ET, 09/30/2012

2 men severely burned in crash

Driver of other car charged with DUI

By Martin Weil  |  09:01 PM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 09/30/2012

Fatal shooting overnight in 7400 block of Georgia Ave. NW

D.C. police are investigating a fatal shooting after finding a man’s body early Sunday.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  11:20 AM ET, 09/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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