Crime Scene: shooting

Posted at 04:02 PM ET, 02/24/2013

Lanham man shot dead after party, police say attack was gang-related

Police say the man attended a party at a hotel, where a fight between groups erupted.

By Keith L. Alexander  |  04:02 PM ET, 02/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Prince George's County police, Hillcrest Heights, Baltimore Avenue, David Esequel Avelar, Crime Solvers, Keith L. Alexander, gangs, fatal shooting

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 06/25/2012

Teens charged in pellet gun shooting at school

The 16-year-olds could face lengthy prison sentences if convicted in the shooting, which injured two students.

By Justin Jouvenal  |  03:48 PM ET, 06/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chantilly shooting, school shooting, Rocky Run Middle School, school shooting, pellet gun shooting, BB, Chantilly, students shot, school

Posted at 01:16 PM ET, 02/10/2012

Culpeper woman killed by police officer was dragging officer by car

A Town of Culpeper police officer shot and killed a woman after she closed her car window on the officer’s arm and began dragging him.

By Rachel S. Karas  |  01:16 PM ET, 02/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Police Shootings | Tags:  Culpeper, police officer, Patricia A. Cook, shooting

Posted at 11:42 AM ET, 02/10/2012

60 years for District man in teen’s 2010 killing

A jury found Kwan Kearney guilty of first-degree murder in December.

By Rachel S. Karas  |  11:42 AM ET, 02/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Crime Scene | Tags:  shooting, D.C., Kwan Kearney, Joseph Sharps

Posted at 02:09 PM ET, 05/17/2011

Solomons man shoots skateboarder, sheriffs charge

A Calvert County man fed up with skateboarders in his condominium complex allegedly used pepper spray and a shotgun to chase them off Monday, hitting one in the kneecap, the county Sheriff’s department said.

By Mary Pat Flaherty  |  02:09 PM ET, 05/17/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Calvert, Mary Pat Flaherty | Tags:  calvert county, solomons island, shooting

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 01/03/2011

Arrest made in Laurel slaying

Police have arrested a man in North Carolina who they believe was responsible for a shooting in the Laurel area last month, authorities said.

By Matt Zapotosky  |  05:50 PM ET, 01/03/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Matt Zapotosky, Matt Zapotosky | Tags:  laurel, shooting

Posted at 03:44 PM ET, 02/16/2010

Man found fatally shot in Annandale

A man was shot to death Monday night in the Annandale area of Fairfax County, and police are trying to determine if the shooting was accidental or a homicide. The man was identified Tuesday as Nathan Smiler, 37, of the...

By Tom Jackman  |  03:44 PM ET, 02/16/2010 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Fairfax, Fairfax | Tags:  Fairfax shooting; Annandale shooting; Annandale death; Fairfax fatal shooting

Posted at 07:14 AM ET, 11/18/2009

Victim's family issues statement in police shooting

Fairfax County police still haven't issued any details about why David A. Masters, 52, was shot to death on Route 1 last Friday. His immediate family -- his parents, brother and two sisters -- released their first statement last night through attorney Jon E. Shields.

By Tom Jackman  |  07:14 AM ET, 11/18/2009 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Fairfax, Fairfax, Fairfax | Tags:  fairfax county police; david a. masters; police shooting; gail masters; jon e. shields