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11 indicted in connection with death of Adam Oakes after Virginia college fraternity party

Oakes died of alcohol poisoning following a fraternity party at the university in Richmond.
  • Sep 24, 2021
  • Local

Prince George’s police officer accused of pointing his gun at a driver is suspended

James Joseph Thornley Jr. was suspended following his arrest with charges of felony assault and firearm use in Annapolis.
  • Sep 23, 2021

Without pandemic unemployment assistance, many navigate an uncertain economic future

The federal programs expired on Labor Day, but the delta variant continues to hamper job prospects for D.C.-area residents.
  • Sep 23, 2021

Three arrested in fatal shooting of 8-year-old PJ Evans in Prince George’s

The child was struck by a stray bullet inside an apartment in the Landover area after a white sedan opened fire in the parking lot of the complex, police said.
  • Sep 16, 2021

Neighbors offer support for family of 7-year-old who died in D.C. rowhouse fire

Fire officials on Wednesday offered smoke alarms and fire safety tips in the neighborhood where Karen Thomas, a third-grader, died after she was pulled from a burning home.
  • Sep 15, 2021

7-year-old child dies after being pulled from D.C. house fire

The fire left at least eight people displaced, a spokesman said.
  • Sep 14, 2021

Tiny football jerseys and a makeshift field at the funeral for 8-year-old killed in Prince George’s

PJ Evans mourned by family, friends and teammates. He was fatally shot by a stray bullet.
  • Sep 10, 2021

Man arrested in mother’s slaying ‘essentially confessed’ to three cold case homicides, police say

Authorities said they have not determined whether the evidence against him is strong enough to warrant prosecution in the D.C. cases.
  • Sep 3, 2021

Man charged with murder in slaying of mother is accused of killing 3 others over several decades, police say

John Frederick Carrington, 53, is additionally charged with two counts of first-degree murder while armed and one count of felony murder.
  • Sep 2, 2021

Second arrest made in fatal shooting at Maryland basketball court

A 17-year-old, Samuel Lee Powers, was charged as an adult with first-degree murder.
  • Sep 2, 2021