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Crime Scene: December, 2012

Posted at 06:59 PM ET, 12/30/2012

Man found fatally shot identified by police

The man found fatally shot in a car in the District Saturday night has been identified by police.

By Martin Weil  |  06:59 PM ET, 12/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 12/30/2012

Transformer explosion briefly blocks District intersection

The explosion at the corner of 19th and M Streets released a non-toxic mineral oil.

By Michael Laris and Ann E. Marimow  |  02:49 PM ET, 12/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:27 AM ET, 12/30/2012

D.C. man killed by gunfire in Southeast Washington

Officers responded to gunfire in the 3400 block of Croffut Place soon after midnight.

By Ann E. Marimow and Martin Weil  |  11:27 AM ET, 12/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 12/29/2012

Teen dies after being hit by car on New York Avenue

D.C. teen dies after being struck crossing New York Avenue

By Peter Hermann  |  06:02 PM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 12/29/2012

Death of man found in van ruled a homicide

Police investigate death of man found in vehicle in Vienna

By Peter Hermann  |  04:50 PM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 12/29/2012

Fire kills woman after she went back in her home

Fire in Greenbelt rowhouse leaves one dead, two injured

By Peter Hermann  |  01:58 PM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:25 PM ET, 12/29/2012

D.C. police make robbery arrests

Two women robbed in separate incidents. Police say cases related.

By Peter Hermann  |  12:25 PM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 12/29/2012

Man suspected in robbery of two banks

Man who police said robbed bank and tried to escape on Metro is identified

By Peter Hermann  |  11:48 AM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:29 AM ET, 12/29/2012

D.C. police release video of men near shooting

Police seek help identifying men who may be linked to shooting

By Peter Hermann  |  11:29 AM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:59 AM ET, 12/29/2012

Two men seen walking near Capitol Hill killing sought

Two men in video near Capitol Hill killing

By Peter Hermann  |  10:59 AM ET, 12/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:44 PM ET, 12/28/2012

Loudoun deputy sheriff, DeGroot, charged with assault

Robert DeGroot is a seven-year veteran of the department.

By Jeremy Borden  |  04:44 PM ET, 12/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 12/28/2012

Police identify man found fatally shot in Sterling

He was identified as a 30-year-old Sterling man.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:04 PM ET, 12/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:54 AM ET, 12/28/2012

Stolen car crashes into Metro bus

3 occupants of a stolen car were arrested Friday after evading police and crashing into other vehicles.

By Peter Hermann  |  11:54 AM ET, 12/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:44 PM ET, 12/27/2012

Man fatally shot in Sterling

Investigators have not positively identified victim

By Clarence Williams  |  11:44 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:11 PM ET, 12/27/2012

Maryland woman, Annalee Marshall, dies after Christmas Day crash

Annalee S. Marshall, 20, crossed into the opposite lane and was struck, police say.

By Jeremy Borden  |  06:11 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 12/27/2012

Police: Man found fatally shot in Capitol Heights

The man was pronounced dead at the scene near Pepper Mill Drive and Drylog Street.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  03:02 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:10 PM ET, 12/27/2012

GMU student charged with dealing drug used as study aid, police say

Students are increasingly abusing Adderall, authorities say.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  02:10 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 12/27/2012

Four shot in District on Wednesday, one critically

D.C. police investigating four shootings; one man critical

By Peter Hermann and Clarence Williams  |  08:52 AM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 12/27/2012

D.C. police seek gray-haired bank robber with cane

Police say man with cane robs D.C. bank

By Peter Hermann  |  08:26 AM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 12/26/2012

Man critically wounded in shooting in Southeast

Police investigate shooting in eastern area of Capitol Hill

By Clarence Williams  |  06:02 PM ET, 12/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 12/26/2012

Sen. Crapo said he drank vodka before DUI arrest

Sen. Michael Crapo told a police officer who pulled him over that he had “consumed several shots,” according to court documents.

By Allison Klein  |  02:25 PM ET, 12/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:25 AM ET, 12/26/2012

Minor burns for 3 firefighters in Temple Hills

The eight adults and five children who lived in the home were unharmed.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  10:25 AM ET, 12/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 12/26/2012

Md. officer shoots, kills man wielding hammer

Police say 26-year-old Edward Becker Jr. refused repeated requests to drop the hammer.

By the Associated Press  |  08:38 AM ET, 12/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:21 AM ET, 12/26/2012

DC police to investigate TV show incident

D.C. police are probing whether ‘Meet the Press’ host displayed banned item.

By Martin Weil  |  03:21 AM ET, 12/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 12/25/2012

Md. shop worker fatally shoots man after break-in

Bryan Keith Phillip, 30, of Chester, was pronounced dead at the scene.

By Paul Schwartzman  |  02:34 PM ET, 12/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 12/25/2012

Two dead in Beltway crash in Chevy Chase

Two people were killed Monday night in a crash involving three vehicles on the Washington Beltway

By Peter Hermann  |  09:40 AM ET, 12/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 12/24/2012

Man killed in morning crash in Pr. George’s

Authorities have not identified the man, who is believed to be in his 40s.

By Luz Lazo  |  12:46 PM ET, 12/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 12/24/2012

Man found fatally shot in car in Capitol Hill

A man was found fatally shot early Monday on a Capitol Hill street, according to D.C. police.

By Peter Hermann  |  10:02 AM ET, 12/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:36 PM ET, 12/23/2012

Fire at 110-year-old Lanham home

It displaced two residents and caused an estimated $50,000 in damages.

By Allison Klein  |  05:36 PM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 12/23/2012

Bronco the police dog found after outpouring of support

In the end, Bronco the run-away police dog will be home for Christmas.

By Allison Klein  |  02:51 PM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:06 PM ET, 12/23/2012

Four dead in Virginia trailer home fire

The cause of the fire is not known.

By the Associated Press  |  02:06 PM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:10 PM ET, 12/23/2012

Man killed in crash on western Md. road

The area has been hit over the last day by snow and heavy wind.

By the Associated Press  |  12:10 PM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 12/23/2012

Md. police: Officer shoots man dead after knife threat

Police say the officer tried to use a stun gun and repeatedly told him to drop the knife.

By the Associated Press  |  12:07 PM ET, 12/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:30 AM ET, 12/22/2012

Man killed, second in critical condition after double shooting

The attack occurred in the 1100 block of Bladensburg Road NE in the District, police said.

By Nikita Stewart  |  10:30 AM ET, 12/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:41 PM ET, 12/21/2012

Loudoun County Sheriff’s office on lookout for missing police dog

Member of county’s canine corps escaped from groomers in Leesburg Friday afternoon.

By Martin Weil  |  11:41 PM ET, 12/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:27 PM ET, 12/21/2012

Oxon Hill man fatally shot

Jearmar Oswald, 31, was shot and killed in the 700 block of Neptune Avenue just after 10 p.m.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  01:27 PM ET, 12/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:14 PM ET, 12/20/2012

D.C. police investigate fatal shooting in NE

Shooting occurred inside duplex.

By Clarence Williams  |  11:14 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:53 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Power fails, leaving 70,000 in the dark in Annapolis area

Cause, solution unknown to BGE

By Clarence Williams  |  10:53 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Student robbed at gunpoint near Laurel High School

Police detain 2 suspects near scene

By Clarence Williams  |  06:02 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:03 PM ET, 12/20/2012

Charles County woman found dead, pinned beneath SUV

Charles County police said investigators are looking into the incident.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:03 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:26 PM ET, 12/20/2012

ACLU, Public Citizen to fight lawsuit over negative Yelp review

Groups say preliminary injunction against woman’s posts are censorship.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  12:26 PM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:14 AM ET, 12/20/2012

Police: John Schmidt killed in hit-and-run in Northeast D.C.

The victim, 47-year-old John Allan Schmidt, died Wednesday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:14 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 12/20/2012

33 years for trucker who sexually assaulted 10-year-old Va. girl

Michael Pacelli of Longwood, Fla., also was sentenced Wednesday to a lifetime of supervised release.

By the Associated Press  |  08:38 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 12/20/2012

Guilty pleas for Camden Yards ‘Batman’

Mark Harvey received a 180-day sentence, with all but four days suspended.

By the Associated Press  |  08:32 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:29 AM ET, 12/20/2012

Mental evaluation for Va. man accused of killing parents

Joseph Charles “Jay” Joyner Jr. is accused of killing his mother and father.

By the Associated Press  |  08:29 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Springfield priest arrested for sex assault

Priest allegedly touched a man who came to him for support, police said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  06:04 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Va. men sentenced to decades in prison for 2011 fatal beating of Northeast Washington man

The three were convicted of murder in the killing of 61-year-old D.C. man.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  05:46 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 12/19/2012

iPads stolen from Shaw Middle School at Garnet-Patterson in Northwest D.C.

D.C. police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who stole a bag of iPads from a middle school in Northwest Washington.

By Allison Klein  |  02:11 PM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:57 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Man found dead in Northeast D.C.

Homicide detectives are investigating a death in Northeast Washington.

By Allison Klein  |  11:57 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Prison for Great Falls jeweler Robert Mikail in diamond-swapping scheme

Prosecutors said he stole nearly $50,000 in jewelry.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  10:33 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Man, 21, found shot in Aspen Hill

Police have released suspect information and believe the victim and attacker knew each other.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  09:11 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:25 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Prison for Md. man in fatal shooting over property dispute

Seventy-year-old Alexander Malaska of Oldtown was sentenced Tuesday in Cumberland.

By the Associated Press  |  08:25 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 12/19/2012

Phylicia Barnes seen alive in Md. after missing persons report: Attorneys

Defense attorneys for the man charged in Phylicia Barnes’ death saythey plan to call an “alibi witness.”

By the Associated Press  |  08:22 AM ET, 12/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:50 PM ET, 12/18/2012

Police: Alleged buttocks slasher extradited to the United States

The man was arrested in Peru in January.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  06:50 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:35 PM ET, 12/18/2012

Police: Student in Laurel committed to hospital after threat to ‘possibly shoot and kill others’

The student made what city police considered a “credible threat.”

By Matt Zapotosky  |  06:35 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 12/18/2012

‘Small pipe bomb’ probed at College Park home

Fire officials are probing a small pipe bomb that blew up at a College Park home Tuesday but did little damage.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  05:55 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 12/18/2012

Arrest after overnight barricade situation in Prince George’s

Apartment building in Adelphi evacuated during standoff between police and an armed man.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  03:45 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:46 PM ET, 12/18/2012

2nd man charged in Sterling shooting

A 22-year-old man was shot multiple times in a Sterling residence Sunday afternoon, authorities said.

By Caitlin Gibson  |  01:46 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:04 PM ET, 12/18/2012

One dead in three-vehicle collision on I-270

The crash killed a 47-year-old Frederick man. 

By David Marino-Nachison  |  12:04 PM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:45 AM ET, 12/18/2012

Police identify man found fatally shot in Northeast

Anthony Garland Rice, 58, of Northwest Washington, was declared dead at the scene.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  08:45 AM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:10 AM ET, 12/18/2012

Md. woman charged with murder in father’s death

The man was found dead in his Caroline County home on his 90th birthday.

By the Associated Press  |  08:10 AM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:26 AM ET, 12/18/2012

Police: Alleged cable man assaults girl in Va.

Prince William County police said the man, posing as a cable TV worker, got into the girl’s Woodbridge home.

By Martin Weil  |  12:26 AM ET, 12/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:40 PM ET, 12/17/2012

2 police cruisers stolen in Alexandria

Two marked police cars were stolen off the streets of Alexandria on successive nights last week, authorities said.

By Martin Weil  |  10:40 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:47 PM ET, 12/17/2012

An indictment in death of Arlington jeweler

By Martin Weil  |  09:47 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 12/17/2012

Police identify men killed in Route 1 crash

Donte Pindell and Stephan White were killed in a fiery, head-on collision on Route 1 in the Beltsville area last week.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  03:56 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:09 PM ET, 12/17/2012

Customs officials: Cocaine inside jars of stew at Dulles

The jars felt too heavy to be filled with stew, authorities said.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:09 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 12/17/2012

Police investigate possible killing in Northeast D.C.

D.C. homicide detectives are investigating an apparent killing in Northeast in the same block as an elementary school, though there does not appear to be a connection to the school, officials said.

By Allison Klein  |  01:45 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 12/17/2012

Police ID District man killed Sunday

The man who was killed Sunday night in Southeast D.C. has been identified as Jeffrey Ray Tyson, police said.

By Allison Klein  |  01:44 PM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 12/17/2012

Fight in Marymount dormitory ends in stabbing

The attack occurred inside a Marymount University dorm at the school’s campus in Arlington.

By Allison Klein  |  11:30 AM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:13 AM ET, 12/17/2012

Assault charges for Va. mother in school bus incident

The incident occurred Friday afternoon as students were getting off the bus.

By the Associated Press  |  08:13 AM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:38 PM ET, 12/16/2012

Woman struck, killed on Route 28 in Loudoun

A woman attempting to cross Route 28 early Sunday morning was struck and killed, authorities said.

By Caitlin Gibson  |  12:38 PM ET, 12/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 12/15/2012

Police identify man killed in Lanham-area home

He is Kevin James, 39, of the 10100 block of Old Franklin Avenue, according to police.

By Nikita Stewart  |  01:58 PM ET, 12/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:11 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Silver Spring woman sentenced for 2007 killing

She was sentenced to eight years in prison for the 2007 fatal stabbing of a District woman in her Kalorama Triangle apartment.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  07:11 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:46 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Two sentenced to decades in prison for fatal shooting on Metrobus

By Keith L. Alexander  |  06:46 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:29 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Man convicted in sex assault of 14-year-old at gunpoint

He had a history of sex offenses at the time, authorities said.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  04:29 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:05 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Stolen Alexandria police cruiser found in Md.

The stolen Ford Crown Victoria, had a shotgun and other property inside, police said Friday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  04:05 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:31 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Pedestrian killed in Alexandria crash Friday morning

The man’s identity was not immediately known.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:31 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:44 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Md. school bus driver gets DWI charge while on duty

The Mechanicsville woman had driven county buses for 47 years.

By Rebecca Cohen  |  01:44 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:51 AM ET, 12/14/2012

Man robs Wells Fargo bank in Sterling wearing an apparent Romney mask

A Wells Fargo bank in Sterling, Va. was robbed Dec. 13.

By Emily Langer  |  11:51 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:24 AM ET, 12/14/2012

Eric Foreman to be sentenced in the death of Catholic U student, Neil Godleski

Eric Foreman will be sentenced at 3 p.m. in D.C. Superior Court for the death of Neil Godleski.

By Emily Langer  |  09:24 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 12/14/2012

Woman faces prison after incident with estranged husband

Authorities say she pinned him between two vehicles during an argument.

By the Associated Press  |  08:46 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 12/14/2012

Silver Spring bank robbery surveillance photo released by Montgomery police

Detectives are working to identify a suspect in the robbery of a Capitol One bank in Silver Spring.

By Emily Langer  |  08:38 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 12/14/2012

6 men charged with rockfish violations in Maryland

The were cited for possessing and transporting rockfish from federal waters off the coast of Ocean City.

By the Associated Press  |  08:27 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 12/14/2012

Former Va. policeman charged with stealing public funds

Media outlets report Ernest Allen III was charged this week with one felony count.

By the Associated Press  |  08:24 AM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:36 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Arrest made in 2010 slaying of teen in Fairfax

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Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Man killed in Greenbelt hit-and-run crash

The man was walking across Hanover Parkway in Greenbelt when he was hit by a car, which fled.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  04:45 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:22 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Md.’s highest court to determine how to fill ousted legislator’s seat

The Court of Appeals will weigh in on the case of Tiffany Alston, with oral arguments scheduled in January.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  04:22 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Day-care worker, Mirna Mendez, cleared of charges in Pr. William

Mirna Mendez cleared of child endangerment charges; infant had died in home.

By Jeremy Borden  |  03:53 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Waldorf man arrested in deadly July shooting in Charles County

Bruce Matthew Lyles, 27, was charged with first- and second-degree murder and other offenses.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:20 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:11 PM ET, 12/13/2012

D.C. police seek suspect in man’s July stabbing death

Police have released a video of a possible suspect in the stabbing death of a taxi repair shop manager.

By Peter Hermann  |  01:11 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Attack in Springfield may be 13th by serial groper

A woman was fondled Thursday morning in Springfield, police said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  12:50 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 12/13/2012

Police: Abduction in Falls Church area

Two men ordered a woman into her car at gunpoint and had her drive them to her home, police said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  10:31 AM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:07 AM ET, 12/13/2012

Pedestrian killed in Fort Washington when vehicle hops curb

Driver of the vehicle that hopped the curb and killed a man remained on the scene, police say.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  10:07 AM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 12/13/2012

Arrest in alleged assault in Fairfax library

Kevin Lee Porter, of no fixed address, was arrested Tuesday at his work site and charged with abduction.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  09:45 AM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:03 AM ET, 12/13/2012

Sentencing in slaying of D.C. principal postponed

Sharif Lancaster’s sentencing was moved to January.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard and Michael Laris  |  09:03 AM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:23 AM ET, 12/13/2012

‘Gift Cards for Guns’ collection in Prince George’s County on Saturday

Pr. George’s County police will collect firearms and ammunition in exchange for gift cards valued up to $100.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:23 AM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:55 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Child is struck by SUV in Loudoun County driveway

Vehicle hit child at Hamilton home

By Clarence Williams  |  05:55 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:38 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Pr. William school bus driver charged with reckless driving in crash

Nine Stonewall Jackson high school students suffered minor injuries when bus failed to yield at stop sign.

By Jeremy Borden  |  05:38 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Afternoon shooting in Lanham area

Police said a male was shot.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  04:13 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:37 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Secret Service officer Hector Cuellar, accused of sexual assault, waives hearing

Hector Cuellar faces charges of aggravated sexual battery and taking indecent liberties with a child by a custodian.

By Jeremy Borden  |  03:37 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:29 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Prince George’s teacher accused of sexually assaulting 13-year-old student

Teacher was charged with second-degree sex offense for the contact, which occurred over a year.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  02:29 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Former Clyde’s controller sentenced to two years in prison in embezzlement scheme

Nancy Preston admitted to stealing roughly $647,000, using company credit cards and company checks.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  12:22 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Metrobus driver arrested in connection with Fairfax County killing

The man was apprehended at a Pentagon bus stop Wednesday morning, authorities said.

By Justin Jouvenal and Dana Hedgpeth  |  12:14 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:38 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Woman sexually assaulted in D.C. by masked man

A woman was sexually assaulted by a man in a black face mask as she walked toward Benning Road at 6:45 a.m. Monday, D.C. police said.

By Allison Klein  |  11:38 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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

Va. attack may be 12th linked to serial groper

A woman was fondled as she jogged Tuesday morning in the Burke area, police said.

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

Posted at 08:41 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Guilty plea in Md. woman Jacinta Ayala’s killing

By the Associated Press  |  08:41 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Report: Bullied Va. student brought knife on school bus

The 14-inch knife was in the student’s backpack when he boarded a bus to Kings Fork Middle School.

By the Associated Press  |  08:38 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Sexual battery charge for Va. therapist

Scott Gordon Henry was arrested Monday on charges of aggravated sexual battery.

By the Associated Press  |  08:31 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:27 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Sentence for Va. man in machete attack case

James Bond pleaded no contest in October to a charge of malicious wounding and other related offenses.

By the Associated Press  |  08:27 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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

Probation for former FBI agent after sharing information with friend

Authorities say the breach did not compromise any investigations.

By Mary Pat Flaherty  |  08:21 AM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:30 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Key witness, Owen Barber, at issue in capital murder case of Justin Wolfe in Pr. William and in federal court

Witness has changed story several times in case of Justin Michael Wolfe in Pr. William.

By Jeremy Borden  |  07:30 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:49 PM ET, 12/11/2012

BB gun found at Falls Church high school

Fairfax County police investigate incident at J.E.B. Stuart

By Clarence Williams  |  06:49 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Wisconsin man struck and killed in Sterling

The 41-year-old man was struck by a car shortly before 4 a.m. on Route 7, authorities said.

By Caitlin Gibson  |  02:58 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:08 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Armored car guard shot during Oxon Hill robbery

He was conscious on the scene, and his injuries are not expected to be life threatening.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  02:08 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 12/11/2012

Wednesday hearing for U Street club after alleged sexual assault

The Bohemian Caverns has been ordered closed until at least Wednesday night.

By Peter Hermann  |  01:10 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:28 PM ET, 12/11/2012

FedEx truck carjacked in Pr. George’s

It was recovered a short distance away in the Hillcrest Heights area Tuesday afternoon.

By Matt Zapotosky and Peter Hermann  |  12:28 PM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:34 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Man killed in Montgomery County’s Briggs Chaney area

Man found shot to death on path.

By Michael Laris  |  10:34 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Former FBI agent, wife face sentencing in Va.

They were convicted of conspiracy, mail fraud and four counts of wire fraud in April.

By the Associated Press  |  08:26 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:22 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Prison for man who admitted killing grandparents in Va.

Donta Jarma Brown pleaded guilty in Virginia Beach Circuit Court on Monday.

By the Associated Press  |  08:22 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:48 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Driver sought in fatal hit-and-run in Anne Arundel County

Victim struck following accident in Anne Arundel County that threw him from a truck he had been riding in.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:48 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:34 PM ET, 12/10/2012

5th teen ordered held until trial in fatal Metro stabbing

Olijawon Griffin of Olney was robbed of a designer jacket and fatally stabbed at Woodley Park station.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  06:34 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:50 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Nicolle Norris joins Maryland state prosecutor’s office

DEA’s Nicolle Norris supervised drug and money laundering cases in the Arizona U.S. attorney’s office.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  04:50 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Homicide detective intervenes in beating

Homicide investigator heard what sounded like cries for help and traced them to a beating in progress.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  03:20 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Legal adviser pleads guilty to defrauding immigrants

Luis Ramirez had a radio show and regularly appeared in Spanish language media.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  03:06 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Pr. William judge rules Manassas triple murder suspect not competent for trial

Jose Oswaldo Reyes-Alfaro ordered to seek hospital treatment.

By Jeremy Borden  |  02:58 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:18 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Man robs Old Town Alexandria bank

The robber handed a teller a note implying he had a weapon, according to Alexandria police.

By Allison Klein  |  02:18 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 12/10/2012

Man pleads guilty in killing of handyman who defended Centreville family during home invasion

The Suitland man could face life in prison for the 2010 slaying.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  02:00 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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

Woman found dead in Md. identified as Staci Marie Watkins

Police said she was Staci Marie Watkins, 49, of no fixed address.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  12:18 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:24 AM ET, 12/10/2012

Pedestrian struck in Loudoun County early Monday

The crash happened around 3 a.m. on westbound Route 7 in Sterling.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  08:24 AM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:15 AM ET, 12/10/2012

Pedestrian hit on Route 50 in Annapolis

Wmergency personnel found the severely injured 33-year-old man about 8:30 p.m. Sunday

By the Associated Press  |  08:15 AM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:20 AM ET, 12/10/2012

Woman’s body found in woods in Laurel

Police believe it is a woman in her 40s who was recently reported missing.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:20 AM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:35 PM ET, 12/09/2012

Woman killed, baby shot boarding bus

A search is underway for the woman’s assailant, who officials say fired from outside the bus in Southeast D.C.

By Martin Weil  |  07:35 PM ET, 12/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:14 PM ET, 12/08/2012

Montgomery County police say 21-year-old was killed in apparent home invasion

The 21-year-old was found dead in a White Oak apartment Friday after police were called.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  04:14 PM ET, 12/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:18 AM ET, 12/08/2012

Teen killed trying to cross Route 2 in Annapolis

Ajia Marketta Owens was not in a marked crosswalk when she was hit by a Jeep that had a green light.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  11:18 AM ET, 12/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:46 AM ET, 12/08/2012

Man with shotgun surrenders after hours barricaded inside Upper Marlboro home

Prince George’s County police negotiators spent more than 10 hours talking the man out of the home.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  10:46 AM ET, 12/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 12/07/2012

Police investigate man’s death in Silver Spring

Man found dead in White Oak area

By Clarence Williams  |  05:26 PM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:56 PM ET, 12/07/2012

Police say man stabbed in D.C. park; victim denies being attacked

The man refused to cooperate with officers and denied being attacked.

By Peter Hermann  |  02:56 PM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:52 PM ET, 12/07/2012

Police obtain warrant for second suspect in 14-year-old’s slaying

John Junior Hernandez, 22, is wanted for first-degree murder in the slaying of Eliezer Benjamin Reyes.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  02:52 PM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 12/07/2012

D.C. teen arrested in shooting of 16-year-old during robbery attempt

Derrick Anthony Wills, 17, is charged with attempted first-degree murder and other related counts in the shooting of a 16-year-old Tuesday.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  12:46 PM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:13 AM ET, 12/07/2012

Fairfax police seek two women who assaulted jogger at Huntley Meadows Park

Fairfax police look for two women who assaulted, robbed jogger inside Huntley Meadows Park

By Lynh Bui  |  11:13 AM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fairfax police, jogger assaulted, jogger robbed, Huntley Meadows Park

Posted at 09:18 AM ET, 12/07/2012

Man, 73, charged with killing girlfriend in Northeast

Joseph Chandler of Northeast was charged with second degree murder while armed.

By Peter Hermann  |  09:18 AM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:53 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Woman, 63, is slain in NE D.C.

By Clarence Williams  |  11:53 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:27 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Capitol Police officer is struck by car

By Clarence Williams  |  10:27 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Robert Fenn, former teacher, facing child porn charges

The Herndon man was identified through an international sting, authorities said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  05:46 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:13 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Md. man sentenced in Army Corps of Engineers bribery and kickback scheme

Nazim Khan was not part of his brother’s scam that authorities have called one of the largest in the history of federal contracting.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  04:13 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Police: Weapons charge for student in Md. school gun incident

Octavio Antonio Estevez was charged with possession of a weapon on school property Thursday.

By David Marino-Nachison  |  03:44 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:55 PM ET, 12/06/2012

William Santiago charged in July killing

The victim died from wounds sustained in an assault, police said.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  02:55 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:55 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Aide at Maryland School for the Deaf charged with sex abuse of minors

Clarence Cepheus Taylor, 37, was arrested today at his home.

By Lynh Bui and David Marino-Nachison  |  01:55 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:22 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Four juveniles charged with arson in Rockville playground fire

The fire caused an estimated $160,000 in damages and destroyed the playground, officials said.

By Mary Pat Flaherty  |  01:22 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:53 PM ET, 12/06/2012

Prince William police look for Econo Lodge assailant

A motel clerk was allegedly knocked unconscious and sexually assaulted Wednesday.

By Jeremy Borden  |  12:53 PM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 12/06/2012

Officer’s gun fires after hospital struggle in Md.

Pepper spray was used but did not subdue the prisoner, who was subdued by other officers.

By the Associated Press  |  10:39 AM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:38 AM ET, 12/06/2012

D.C. police seek two men in carryout robbery

D.C. police are looking for two men in their 30s.

By Peter Hermann  |  10:38 AM ET, 12/06/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Former FBI analyst charged with distributing child pornography

Keith Dietterle was arrested after allegedly engaging in conversations with an undercover police detective.

By Ann E. Marimow  |  06:01 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:59 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Judge: Woman must stop making accusations in Yelp reviews

The woman w

By Justin Jouvenal  |  04:59 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 12/05/2012

14-year-old killed in possible gang-related shooting

A 14-year-old boy was killed in a double shooting in the Lewisdale area of Prince George’s County.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  02:00 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 12/05/2012

Thousands listen as crime blogger negotiates surrender with Baltimore police

Police charged the blogger with gun offenses Tuesday.

By Peter Hermann  |  11:17 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 12/05/2012

Va. crime commission to vote on recommendations

Among the possible proposals are tougher penalties for illegal cigarette trafficking and texting while driving.

By the Associated Press  |  08:42 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:38 AM ET, 12/05/2012

Attempted murder charge for Va. man in alleged attack on trooper

Michael D. White is being held at the Richmond Jail without bond pending an arraignment Wednesday.

By the Associated Press  |  08:38 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 12/05/2012

No jail time for Va. man in moonshine case

James Ricky Lyle received a two-year suspended sentence Tuesday.

By the Associated Press  |  08:34 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 12/05/2012

Two pedestrians struck, one fatally, in Gaithersburg

Two pedestrians were struck, one fatally, early Wednesday morning.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  08:05 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:24 AM ET, 12/05/2012

Double-shooting victims seriously injured in Hyattsville

The double shooting happened around midnight, police said.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  07:24 AM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:57 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Teen guilty of assault for providing gun in Rockville Metro shooting

Jury deadlocks on most serious charges

By Michael Laris  |  06:57 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:48 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Hearings on Albrecht Muth’s mental state continue

The hearings are to continue Monday.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  06:48 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Gaithersburg man died of stab wound, police say

No one in custody; police say robbery being investigated.

By Michael Laris  |  05:23 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:31 AM ET, 12/04/2012

Alexandria top prosecutor Sengel to retire

S. Randolph Sengel has announced he will not seek re-election when his term expires in a year.

By Allison Klein  |  11:31 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:33 AM ET, 12/04/2012

Woman walking to school robbed, shot in Southeast

An 18-year-old woman walking to school was robbed and shot in the leg Tuesday morning in Southeast.

By Peter Hermann  |  09:33 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:30 AM ET, 12/04/2012

Police: Burglar falls asleep on stranger’s couch

Kevin Siddique of Hagerstown has been charged with fourth-degree burglary.

By the Associated Press  |  08:30 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:26 AM ET, 12/04/2012

Court to hear arguments in case of Va. psychic

A Chesterfield County psychic wants to work out of the same office complex as licensed psychologists.

By the Associated Press  |  08:26 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Dozens of car windows shot out in Springfield area

Police believe the suspect or suspects may be targeting SUVs or minivans.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  11:02 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Memorial service set for slain Va. Tech police officer

The university says the service for Deriek W. Crouse will be held at noon Saturday in the Coliseum Lot.

By the Associated Press  |  10:45 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Andy Yun identified as victim in Franconia killing

The man’s roommate was arrested in the slaying.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  10:32 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

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

Murder charge for Va. man in officer’s 2010 death

Kareem Turner faces a second-degree murder charge stemming from the death of Victor Decker.

By the Associated Press  |  10:09 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:33 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Murder charge for Md. man in deadly stabbing of two

One of the victims was his wife, police say.

By the Associated Press  |  08:33 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:15 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Three shot outside U Street nightclub overnight

The shooting happened early Monday outside Indulj Restaurant and Lounge in Northwest.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard and Rebecca Goodman  |  06:15 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:11 AM ET, 12/03/2012

Man fatally shot in Gaithersburg overnight

The man’s body was found at an apartment building just after midnight.

By Michael Laris and Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  06:11 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 12/02/2012

Man, 19, stabbed outside Minnesota Avenue Metro station

The victim and suspect fought while waiting for the Minnesota Avenue station to open Sunday morning.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  12:31 PM ET, 12/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:09 PM ET, 12/02/2012

Teen pedestrian seriously injured in hit-and-run in Alexandria

A 16-year-old was hit by a minivan near an Alexandria school on Friday.

By Maggie Fazeli Fard  |  12:09 PM ET, 12/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:26 PM ET, 12/01/2012

Tires slashed in Laurel Friday night

Late night vandalism in Laurel.

By Martin Weil  |  11:26 PM ET, 12/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:16 PM ET, 12/01/2012

D.C. jail inmate dies after apparent hanging

Authorities say inmate was pronounced dead at hospital.

By Susan Svrluga  |  12:16 PM ET, 12/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:02 PM ET, 11/30/2012

Police make arrest in Franconia homicide

The incident occurred in the 6000 block of Hydrangea Drive.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  03:02 PM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:14 AM ET, 11/30/2012

Capitol Hill elementary school burglarized

D.C. police are looking for several people who broke into Brent Elementary School and stole computer equipment.

By Peter Hermann  |  11:14 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 11/30/2012

Fairfax County police find ATM skimmers at hospitals

Devices can steal bank card information and pass codes from customers who use the ATMs.

By Peter Hermann  |  08:28 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:29 AM ET, 11/30/2012

State police search Western Maryland house for guns

State police spent hours at a Western Md. home searching for guns they say a man illegally possessed.

By Peter Hermann  |  07:29 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:55 AM ET, 11/30/2012

Fire displaces Lanham family; firefighter burned

Firefighter burned battling blaze but reported in fair condition.

By Peter Hermann  |  06:55 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 06:48 AM ET, 11/30/2012

D.C. police seek suspects in two robberies

Police looking for three suspects in crimes that occurred 10 minutes and four blocks apart in Shaw.

By Peter Hermann  |  06:48 AM ET, 11/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

 

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