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Homing in on D.C. homicides

Homing in on D.C. homicides

In an age of decreasing crime, homicide convictions can still be tough to come by.

Latest crime news

Man probed in Lyon girls’ disappearance denied release

Man probed in Lyon girls’ disappearance denied release

Lloyd Welch, imprisoned in Delaware for sex crimes, had been at the same mall as the sisters back in 1975.

2 D.C. firefighters in Mills case disciplined; one not guilty

2 D.C. firefighters in Mills case disciplined; one not guilty

Medric ‘Cecil’ Mills died after he collapsed outside a fire station and his pleas for help were ignored.

Howard County police name officers who fatally shot man

Howard County police officials also release new details about encounter at Ellicott City home

Man charged with using dating sites to bilk elderly victims

Five conspirators stole money from three elderly people after luring them into relationships, prosecutors allege.

Dealer who sold heroin linked to teen’s death found guilty

Antowan Thorne was convicted of conspiracy to distribute, found not responsible for girl’s overdose.

Pr. George’s to ticket drivers passing stopped school buses

New enforcement cameras have been installed on 20 buses as county students start school next week

Virginia man named Stoner arrested on pot charges

The 42-year-old Unionville resident had more than $10,000 worth of marijuana plants, authorities say.

Montgomery landlord allegedly paid enforcer for evictions

Montgomery landlord allegedly paid enforcer for evictions

Police charge landlord with hiring someone to scare two tenants.

Police: Amber Stanley killing ‘not by any means a cold case’

No new details have been released in the 2012 case of teen shot in her bed, but police say case is moving in ‘right direction.’

Police investigate attempted murder-suicide in Laurel

Authorities say a man shot another man Wednesday night, then turned the gun on himself.

No charges for Loudoun deputy who shot daughter

The teen, who authorities say was mistaken for an intruder by her father, is hospitalized in stable condition.

Teen charged in deadly car surfing stunt

Teen charged in deadly car surfing stunt

An 18-year-old from Ashburn faces an involuntary manslaughter charge in Mohammad U. Khalid’s death.

Montgomery County investigates Silver Spring shooting

Authorities said one person was taken to the hospital after the Wednesday night gunfire.

Howard student turns to fundraising site to go to Ferguson

Student says the bus trip to Ferguson will be reminiscent of the Freedom Rides of the 1960s.

Suspect in Georgetown sexual assault in custody

Police say 30-year-old man is being held on unrelated charges in Prince George’s County.

Police arrest 2, name 4 more wanted for Manassas murder

Police arrest 2, name 4 more wanted for Manassas murder

Manassas police say that the homicide, the city’s first in 2014, appears to be gang-related.

Man dies after stabbing himself, being shot by police

Police said Darren Friedman, 45, confronted them with a knife after stabbing himself. Two officers fired.

Pr. George’s police: Bank robber who wore pink arrested

Pr. George’s police: Bank robber who wore pink arrested

Police say a Landover woman donned all pink while robbing two banks in December.

Police seek public’s help in a case of slain 3-year-old girl

Police seek public’s help in a case of slain 3-year-old girl

On the day of Knijah Bibb’s funeral, police are still looking for the man they say fatally shot her.

Naked man in motorcycle crash in Arlington

Naked man on motorcycle hits cars in Arlington; suspect facing DUI, hit and run and exposure charges

Greenbelt man arrested in Landover woman’s death

Shauntelle Marie Lewis was found “suffering from trauma” in her home Monday morning, police say

Police search for suspect in sexual assault in Petworth

Attack occurred Sunday night in the 3900 block of Georgia Avenue NW.

Prince George’s has 2-1-1 hotline for domestic violence help

After surge in domestic-related homicides in August, county officials urge residents to use 2-1-1.

Candidates identified to fill D.C. Superior Court openings

Three D.C. lawyers have been recommended to become the newest D.C. Superior Court magistrate judge.

Pr. Geo.’s police: Laila’s father shot her at close range

Pr. Geo.’s police: Laila’s father shot her at close range

Police released details about the death of 3-year-old Laila Miller, who they say was shot and stabbed.

District wants more time to decide on handgun ruling

District wants more time to decide on handgun ruling

The attorney general’s office asks for a 180-day stay; a federal judge had granted the city 90 days.

Prince George’s County police look into Landover death

Prince George’s County police look into Landover death

Authorities said a woman was found dead, with trauma to her body, in her home on West Forest Road.

Police say man shot, stabbed daughter before he was killed

Police say man shot, stabbed daughter before he was killed

Police identified the father, who was slain in a shootout with officers, as Frederick Roy Miller, 38.

Man found dead near dumpster in Manassas was stabbed, police say

Police have not identified him or determined how long he had been dead before he was found Sunday.

Frederick police officer shoots man who allegedly struck him with car

A 45-year-old Maryland man is facing several charges after the incident.

Routine traffic ticket for FBI worker becomes federal case

Employee decides to fight infraction in Northwest Washington, and case is moved to federal court

Computer scientist, 68, charged in hammer attack

Computer scientist, 68, charged in hammer attack

Timothy Oliver allegedly assaulted his roommate after his dog got loose in Maryland and was killed by a car.

Crash victim worked at Folger Shakespeare Library

Nadia Sophie Seiler, 36, was a rare materials cataloguer who was set to be married later this month.

Girl dies after father, police engage in gun battle

Pr. George’s police say a man shot two people before leading them on a chase before being fatally shot.

Police arrest suspect in Southwest D.C. shooting

One suspect was arrested for the shooting that left six adults injured. A second suspect is being sought

Air bags stolen from vehicles in DC’s Chevy Chase area

Authorities say the pricey equipment has become as attractive to thieves as stereos and GPS devices.

Montgomery police: Swindler targeted senior citizen

Montgomery police: Swindler targeted senior citizen

Officials say Michael Adams, 34, took nearly $9,000 for car repairs he never made for the Leisure World resident.

Prostitution arrests on the rise in Northern Virginia

Authorities said they are focusing on escorts who post ads online.

Kids robbed at lemonade stand in Loudoun

Authorities say a teen took money from the 12 year-old victims.

Moped driver dies after being struck by truck in Northwest

Accident occurred shortly before 8:30 a.m. and shut part of Connecticut Avenue for hours.

D.C. police investigate drive-by shooting on 7th Street NW

A man shot in the Friday drive-by suffered minor injuries. Another man has died after a Wednesday shooting.

Seven people shot and wounded in the District overnight

Seven people shot and wounded in the District overnight

Police say 21 people have been shot in D.C. since Friday, including an off-duty police detective. One victim died.

Maryland couple is rescued from their burning home

Firefighters confront heavy flames and smoke at house in the Gaithersburg area house

Accused teen is found not guilty of assault at concert

Charge started as aggravated sexual battery. Chisolm was eventually found guilty only of drunkeness.

Fired-upon female officer was at same club as suspect

Fired-upon female officer was at same club as suspect

An arrest affidavit sheds more light on early Wednesday’s violence along the Suitland Parkway.

Judge to sex abuser: ‘You are one pathetic human being’

Judge to sex abuser: ‘You are one pathetic human being’

Montgomery County judge sentences Nathaniel Morales to 40 years for years-ago sex abuse.

Attorney gets six years for embezzling from elderly woman

James G. Kincheloe Jr. was placed in charge of woman’s affairs, then drained her bank account.

Pr. George’s makes arrest in fatal shooting of 3-year-old

Pr. George’s makes arrest in fatal shooting of 3-year-old

Brian R. Campbell, 24, has been charged with helping the man wanted in the slaying of Knijah Bibb.

Arson suspected at Germantown playground

Arson suspected at Germantown playground

The fire department said the damaged equipment would cost more than $100,000 to replace.

Family of teen who died in dirt bike crash sues Pr. George’s

The lawsuit claims an off-duty county police officer pursued Amir Brooks into D.C., resulting in a fatal crash.

Prince George’s police investigate fatal motorcycle crash

Authorities said Francis Allan Hall, 46, of Laurel died Wednesday night on Annapolis Road in Lanham.

Man pleads guilty in Arlington drunken-driving death

Aman Singh Lail, 24, pleaded guilty in a January crash that killed an Alexandria man the same age.

Montgomery sex abuse convict sentenced to 40 years

Nathaniel Morales, 56, worked with a youth group at Covenant Life Church in Gaithersburg area

Four men are shot and wounded in Northeast D.C.

Officers responded about 9:30 p.m. to the scene of the shootings in the Lincoln Heights area.

Rockville law firm office manager guilty in theft scheme

Prosecutors say Kelley Jo Hunt embezzled hundreds of thousands of dollars from Miller, Miller & Canby.

D.C. police officer shot in Southeast Washington

D.C. police officer shot in Southeast Washington

The officer was wounded in what police said was an attempted carjacking.

Dermatologist in Virginia, D.C. indicted on fraud charges

Amir Bajoghli, 44, owner of the Skin & Laser Surgery Center, is charged in federal court in Alexandria.

Maryland assault weapons ban upheld in federal court

Judge says assault weapons and large-capacity magazines are rarely used in self-defense.

Manhunt continues in weekend slaying of 3-year-old girl

Manhunt continues in weekend slaying of 3-year-old girl

Detectives have been questioning friends, family of man suspected in slaying of Knijah Bibb, police say.

Burglar fires shot during break-in of Capitol Hill home

Police say several people were inside the house on Pickford Place NE, but no one was injured

Woman carjacked, forced to drive Mercedes 8 miles in D.C.

Police say two other carjacking occurred since this weekend; authorities unsure if they’re related.

Lawyers: Insanity verdict to hinder new Hinckley charges

Lawyers: Insanity verdict to hinder new Hinckley charges

Press secretary was shot in head during assassination attempt on President Ronald Reagan in 1981.

Vandals damage more than 20 cars in Montgomery

The incidents occurred between 11 p.m. Saturday and 5 a.m. Sunday. Windows were broken, tires slashed.

Girl, 16, to be tried as adult in father’s death

Girl, 16, to be tried as adult in father’s death

Morgan Lane Arnold was 14 when her then-boyfriend stabbed her father to death in Ellicott City, Md.

Pursuing gunman’s stray shot nearly hits sleeping child

Gunman fires at fleeing victim in Glen Burnie, Md., and a bullet ends up in a wall above a sleeping 5-year-old.

Man gets 25 years for stomping attack in Bethesda garage

Niccolo Manzanero, earlier convicted of second-degree attempted murder, repeatedly stomped on a man’s head.

Woman suspected of killing her mother will remain in jail

At a D.C. Superior Court hearing, a dectective said Kieva Hooks, 31, stabbed her mother 37 times.

Man turns himself in after killing girlfriend, police say

Devin Wooten, 43, told authorities that he shot Tamu Bynum, 43, on Sunday, Prince George’s police say.

Travon Bennett convicted in Marckel Ross killing

Travon Bennett convicted in Marckel Ross killing

Ross was walking to Central High School in Capitol Heights when Bennett tried to rob him, police said.

Fight over clothes may have spurred fatal shooting of girl

Fight over clothes may have spurred fatal shooting of girl

A 25-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder. A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered.

Photographs released of alleged Bethesda bank robber

Photographs released of alleged Bethesda bank robber

Montgomery Police say man hit a M&T branch last week, made threats and left with cash.

3-year-old girl shot and killed in Landover

3-year-old girl shot and killed in Landover

Prince George’s County police say the toddler was struck by a bullet meant for someone else.

Pedestrian dies days after collision on Rockville Pike

Matthew Papirmeister, 24, died over the weekend from injuries suffered in the Aug. 6 crash, authorities said.

Woman is fatally shot in Prince George’s County

Police were trying to determine a motive and to identify suspects.

In D.C., weekend gunfire kills 1, wounds 12

Five incidents were spread over all quadrants of the city between Friday night and Sunday morning.