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Posted at 10:04 AM ET, 08/04/2011

A very sad morning in Maryland

There is really no other way to put it: Today stinks.

Across the state this morning, Marylanders have awoken to one depressing story after another.

There’s the mother in Kensington who apparently killed her 13-year-old son, then herself, a tale told gently this morning by my
Ben Barnhard
colleague Dan Morse. Mom: Margaret F. Jensvold, a well known psychiatrist. Her son: Ben Barnhard, a special needs boy who recently lost more than 100 pounds at a camp for overweight kids.

In Fort Washington, a man and a woman were found murdered in their home this morning on Hickory Drive. Police are just beginning their investigation. And in Charles County, a 3-year-old girl died in a house fire. News outlets are reporting that firefighters couldn’t get to the girl in time.

Stay with PostLocal for updates on these stories.

And today will get better, right? Right?

By  |  10:04 AM ET, 08/04/2011

 
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