Latest from Dana Hedgpeth

Two men killed in separate incidents in Northeast Washington

One involved a fatal shooting in the Rosedale neighborhood, the other a stabbing in Brentwood.
  • Jun 24, 2021

Route 295 reopens one day after pedestrian bridge collapses

D.C. fire officials called it a “miracle” that there weren’t more serious injuries.
  • Jun 24, 2021

Teenager fatally shot in Fairland area of Montgomery County

The incident happened Tuesday night, police said.
  • Jun 24, 2021

Five young men charged in April slaying of teenager in Maryland

The killing occurred along trail of Ruatan Northwest Branch in Langley Park.
  • Jun 24, 2021

Md. man fatally shot in Fort Washington area

Prince George’s County has seen 65 homicides this year.
  • Jun 23, 2021
  • Local

Md. man traps and kills nearly 8-foot alligator in a pond off the Chesapeake Bay

The tale of how 43-year-old William Adams — a.k.a. Crocodile Dundee — and his 14-year-old son, Jake, came to find the alligator has created a buzz in his hometown.
  • Jun 22, 2021

Six-mile delays on Beltway’s outer loop after crash

A crash along the outer loop of the Beltway near MD 295 in Maryland has caused big backups.
  • Jun 22, 2021
  • Local

Native Americans are transporting a 5,000-pound totem pole to D.C. from the Pacific Northwest

A 24-foot-tall totem pole will travel thousands of miles from Washington state to the nation's capital to raise awareness of Native American issues and sacred sites.
  • Jun 19, 2021

Man found dead in street in Landover, Md.

The incident happened along 75th Avenue, police said.
  • Jun 18, 2021

Car driver killed in crash in Capitol Heights area

The crash involved a car and a pickup truck along Ritchie Road, police said.
  • Jun 18, 2021